Moses & Son Woolbrokers

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Archives - March 2012

After the deluge

27/03/2012

Quite apart from the stock that are drowned or stranded on tiny islands in a seemingly endless inland sea, there are quite a few livestock health issues which are likely or possible following a flood. Amid all of the trauma, …

Managing the aftermath of the floods

23/03/2012

Phil Graham, DPI in conjunction with Moses and Son are hosting a number of sessions in flood affected regions. The informal sessions will be a maximum of two hours and tailored to the producers in the group to ensure:   …

Wool market rising

14/03/2012

Australian Wool Innovation’s trade reporting chief Paul Swan charts China’s fast track from being primarily a wool processor and on-seller to becoming an important wool consumption market in its own right. Click here to watch Paul’s views.

Newton wins Westblade Scholarship

12/03/2012

Kim Woods |  March 9, 2012 | Weekly Times JOANNE Newton maybe city born and bred but her passion for sheep has paved the way to a win the inaugural Peter Westblade Scholarship. The $10,000 scholarship has been designed to foster …

Autumn Fly Protection

05/03/2012

Autumn Fly Protection   With a very wet end to summer and start to autumn growers will be looking to extend their blowfly protection. A quick summary of their options and the pro’s and con’s on each An important time of …

PWMMC Shearing

PWMMC shearing This Thursday and Friday (8th and 9th March) Craig Wilson and Associates will be performing the second shearing of the Peter Westblade Memorial Merino Challenge. 700 wethers will be shorn in their teams and assessed for Fleece weight, Fibre …

  • Wool News

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    • Wool Preparation Categories

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    • Industry Update - NVD's

      Industry Update MARKETS DEMAND 2013 LPA NVD’s by the 1st January 2015. For some time now processors have been moving towards the phase out of older versions of the National Vendor Declaration...