Moses & Son Woolbrokers

Moses and Son are committed to supporting the communities we live and work in. By working together we can ensure that wool maintains its place as a key product of our region and that as a result, we prosper as a community.

Archives - March 2012

After the deluge


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


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


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


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


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

    • Free woolgrower ticket offer to the MCG

      As part of AWI’s Fibre of Football campaign, the Melbourne Football Club is generously offering woolgrowers up to four free tickets for the round 5 clash with Fremantle on 3 May. To apply for...

    • How to complete the National Wool Declaration Correctly

      The National Wool Declaration (NWD) is a voluntary declaration that allows Owners/Managers to provide information to Buyers/Processors/Retailers on the Mulesing Status and Dark and Medullated Fibre...

    • Weekly Wool Market Commentary 01/04/2015

      Wk 40 01/04/2015.    The AWEX EMI rose 12c at auction sales in Australian this week, busting through the 1,100c barrier to rest on 1,106c, a fitting result for the final sale before the one-week Eas...