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

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

    • Weekly Wool Market Commentary 26/03/2015

      Wk 39 26/03/2015.    The AWEX EMI inched ahead by 1c, to close on 1,094c at auction sales in Australia this week. The 41,420 bales on offer were met with prices generally firm to a few cents lower. ...

    • Postgraduate Scholarships - applications close 10th April 2015

      Are you, or do you know a highly motivated student interested in researching genomics, meat science, animal wellbeing, or rural extension and training?

    • Victorian Liberals to consider drug testing shearers at work

      SHEARERS  could be drug tested at work if a group of Liberal Party members in western Victoria gets its way. http://www.weeklytimesnow.com.au/business/sheep/victorian-liberals-to-consider-drug...