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Friday, 11 July 2014 16:00

Wool Levy website launched

A WEBSITE with further information on the wool levy referendum has been launched.

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Friday, 11 July 2014 10:39

Wool holds its ground

THE NORTH Island wool auction generally remained firm to only slightly easier despite local and overseas expectations of a much weaker market.

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Thursday, 03 July 2014 09:51

Farmer consultation on wool levy launched

THE WOOL Levy Referendum Wool Grower Consultation was officially launched at Federated Farmers Meat & Fibre AGM, in an effort to add value to the industry.

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Thursday, 05 June 2014 16:40

South Island wool market lifts

A SLIGHTLY easier New Zealand dollar, limited wool supply and steady shipping demand combined to lift prices across the board at the South Island sale, New Zealand Wool Services International Ltd's general manager, John Dawson reports.

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Friday, 09 May 2014 10:36

Wool lifts in SI offering

THE LIMITED offering of 6000 bales of South Island wool on offer saw a 90% clearance with most types increasing 2 to 4%, New Zealand Wool Services International 's general manager John Dawson reports.

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Friday, 11 April 2014 10:40

Wool market defies dollar

DESPITE a resurgent New Zealand dollar, the South Island offering of 11,500 bales saw most types range from firm to 3% dearer, NZ Wool Services International Ltd's general manager, John Dawson, reports.

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Friday, 21 March 2014 15:05

Volatile NZ dollar weakens wool

NEW ZEALAND Wool Services International Ltd's marketing executive, Paul Steel says a volatile New Zealand currency during the auctions and restricted interest from some markets saw prices ease for the combined North and South Island auctions.

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Thursday, 20 March 2014 16:52

Wool, genetics, MIE motions pass

SHEEP AND beef farmers have supported all farmer remits and resolutions put to the Beef + Lamb New Zealand Annual Meeting, held in Feilding last Friday (March 14), including funding the Meat Industry Excellence Group.

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Friday, 07 March 2014 09:50

Wool market continues to firm

DESPITE A STRENGTHENING NZ dollar and a larger weekly offering of wool, the market was generally firm to dearer, says New Zealand Wool Services International Ltd's general manager, John Dawson.

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Friday, 31 January 2014 08:51

Record profit for Primary Wool

PRIMARY WOOL Cooperative's profit of $1.9m for the 2013 financial year is the largest in the cooperative's 39-history, says chairman, Bay de Lautour.

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