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Green future for Elders WA’s first RWS clip

Elders are pleased to have recently offered for sale the clip of Green Grove Valley (GGV), their first West Australian client to achieve Responsible Wool Standard…

Sheep, Wool


Western Victorian wool industry round-up

In the Wimmera region of Victoria widespread and regular downpours have delayed shearing, reports district wool manager Amy Carpenter. “But the season should soon be…


Everard, Marilyn and Matthew Linke

Wool growers produce a hat trick of 1PP certified wool

Superfine Merino wool is in demand at the moment, and in Australia there is none finer than 1PP certified wool. Elders recently sold a remarkable…



Wool market defies predictions of carnage

Despite the predictions of carnage as some wool brokers swamped the showfloor and auction rooms with bales of wool, the market stood up rather well.…



Gippsland family keep on giving after bushfire devastation

A round of applause to the generosity of our clients the Pemberton’s in East Gippsland who have donated the proceeds of an elite super fine…



Wool market analysis

The wool market has been very positive over recent weeks, with some good steady rises evident. Elders Darkan district wool manager Sarah Buscumb shares her…


Consumer confidence is key ingredient

Auction prices were fairly frantic at the Australian fashion industry’s raw material sales last week as a degree of optimism spread through the trade and…



Split down the lines

Australia’s wool market is following a familiar pattern, as three distinct segments continue to move in different directions. The “sum game” – or average –…



Wool prices a big positive

After a volatile year in 2020, the wool market has rebounded strongly. From the very first sale of 2021, wool prices have been on a…



Plevna Downs – producing organic wool in the outback

It’s a long way from Quilpie shire in outback Queensland to Europe, but that’s exactly where the organic, non-mulesed wool clip from Plevna Downs is…

Sheep, Wool


Market falls a fraction as trade sums-up likely demand

The Australian wool market managed to deal with a very big auction offering last week, and almost kept its head above the waterline. Despite the…



Elders enables Hillcreston bloodline ewes to return to NSW

The national Elders network has enabled 652 superfine ewes to be relocated from Gnowellen, 95 km north of Albany WA, to Yass in NSW, an…

Sheep, Wool