Wool

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Market Comment

Opening sales positive

The opening sales following the Christmas recess showed a positive approach with all MPG’s improving on the closing 2021 levels. While the merino fleece led

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Market Analysis

Percentiles – December 2021

Mecardo’s Percentiles update for December 2021. Click below to view the latest report Grains Oilseeds Sheep and lambs Cattle Wool Dairy* Fuel *Dairy data unavailable for

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Wool bales
Market Analysis

Lot size

The wool industry has berated itself over time for still using the open cry auction method to sell wool (discover price) and allow greasy blending

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Market Comment

Solid week, that’s four in a row

The Australian wool market recorded its fourth consecutive increase, with AWEX reporting that all categories either posted a rise or at the least, were unchanged.

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Market Analysis

Merino prices

Amongst all the commentary about supply, demand, quality schemes, power shortages, fashion and so on it is the price received when selling wool which is

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Wool bales
Market Analysis

Micron price curves updated

Amongst the week to week torrent of information which rushes from a range of sources (some new and some old) it is easy to lose

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Research: Analysis of the Australian sheep flock

In this report for LiveCorp and MLA, we analysed the historical trends in the demographics of the Australian sheep flock, examining domestic factors that influence farm-level enterprise decision making. 

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