Saturday, 04 July 2015 10:53

Designers carry the flag for wool

The inspiring way in which Australia promotes wool used in its fashion and interiors sectors prompted Auckland fashion editor and stylist Anna Caselberg to initiate a fashion wool week this year – ‘Choose Wool 2015’.

Published in General News
Friday, 26 June 2015 13:00

Wool generally holds ground

The latest combined North and South Island wool auction saw a 91% clearance and a generally firm market, says NZWSI general manager, John Dawson.

Published in Markets
Tuesday, 16 June 2015 11:11

Wool Co. Rebrands

Elders Primary Wool will change its brand name to CP Wool from September 2015. 

Published in General News
Friday, 12 June 2015 14:35

Name change for wool trader

Elders Primary Wool is changing its brand name to CP Wool from September 2015.

Published in General News
Friday, 05 June 2015 09:29

Continued pressure on wool

The weakening New Zealand dollar coupled with exporter pressure to meet shipping requirements and limited supply continues to underpin the wool market, says NZWSI.

Published in Markets
Wednesday, 03 June 2015 11:31

Wool seeks equal footing with dairy

A wool industry leader is urging the Government to offer other agricultural sectors the same level of support it gives to dairy.

Published in General News
Friday, 29 May 2015 10:02

Mixed results for wool

Continued shipping pressure for China kept finer crossbreds firm at the latest wool auction however coarse wools eased as volumes available increased, says Paul Steel of NZWSI.

Published in Markets
Thursday, 21 May 2015 14:25

Wool gaining, but meat still the king

Introducing overseas sheep to New Zealand’s flock has changed the nature of the wool produced here, says Hawkes Bay wool broker Philippa Wright.

Published in General News
Friday, 15 May 2015 09:58

Little change for wool

The North Island wool auction this week remained mostly firm except for the higher volume of shorter shears, which eased, compared to last week.

Published in Markets
Sunday, 10 May 2015 00:00

Jogging collective memory about wool

Initiative are underway in New Zealand and overseas to highlight the benefits of wool and to increase its use in buildings and homes.

Published in General News
 

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