Favourable spring conditions were a welcomed relief on parched land, but the ongoing summer rain has wreaked havoc with seed and burr contamination in wool.
Caleb Cluff WARNING: GRAPHIC IMAGES. Four sheep in Snake Valley have had to be put down by the Pyrenees council ranger after an attack by dogs.
The rally in global dairy prices is expected to be sustained into 2017.
Caleb Cluff James Kirkpatrick has won a scholarship for his dedication to innovation in the sheep industry.