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Final sale of the 2020 summer mohair season

The final sale of the 2020 summer season took place in Port Elizabeth on 30 June, with 130 217kg on offer of...

Grape pomace could give beef cattle feedlots an economic edge

Beef cattle farmers can do well to investigate the economic benefits of using dried grape pomace and citrus pulp as sources of...

Wool market down by 3,3%

The wool market ended lower this week and the Cape Wools Merino Indicator decreased by 3,3%, 736 points, to close at a value of...

Wool market increased by 1,9%

The wool market ended higher at this weeks’ auction and the Cape Wools Merino Indicator increased by 1,9% and 418 points to close at...

Wool market traded 0,3% lower

The wool market ended lower at today’s auction and the Cape Wools Merino Indicator decreased by 0,3% and 57 points to close at a...

Wool market up

The wool market ended higher this week and the Cape Wools Merino Indicator increased by 1,7% and 360 points to close at R218,76 for...

Wool market ends lower

The wool market ended lower at this weeks’ auction and the Cape Wools Merino Indicator was down by 2.7% and by 586 points to...

Wool market starts 2019 on a good note

The wool market started off higher at this weeks’ auction and the Cape Wools Merino Indicator increased by 4,2% and by 863 points to...

Natural fibre auction prices after the shearing season

Stockfarm recently spoke to the National Wool Growers’ Association (NWGA), BKB and OVK during the last quarter of 2018 to find out more about...

Australian study backs sleeping in wool

A new Australian Wool Innovation (AWI)-funded study has investigated the effect that wool, cotton and polyester sleepwear have on the sleep quality of older...