21st Nov 2019

SA’s top sheep and cattle farmers announced

All problems can be solved as long as you have access to good feed. This was according to Cobus and Magdel van Coller, the husband-and-wife team who won the Sheep Farmer of the Year award at the [...]
20th Nov 2019
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Mohair Market Report – 19 November 2019

Competition between the different buying houses were good once again. Kids on average was 3.6% cheaper and the Young goats traded on the same levels as on the previous auction. Fine adults showed [...]
20th Nov 2019
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Wool Market Report – 14 November 2019

On the 11th wool auction of the 2019/2020 sale season, the merino wool market indicator increased by 1,0% to close on 17464c per kg clean wool. The average clean wool market indicators for good quality [...]
11th Nov 2019

How volatile are wool prices?

As humans, we outweigh the reaction to losses more than the benefit of gains. So, it pays to look at longer term data to test this emotional reaction, seeing whether it is grounded in reality or simply an [...]
8th Nov 2019
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Wool Market Report – 7 November 2019

On the 10th wool auction of the 2019/2020 sale season, the merino wool market indicator decreased by 4,7% to close on 17290c per kg clean wool. The average clean wool market indicators for good [...]
6th Nov 2019
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Mohair Market Report – 5 November 2019

There was significantly better competition amongst the different buying houses and our while clips sold very well. Kids increased by 2.4% and Young goats showed the most improvement and sold on [...]