Autumn shearing improves manufacturing quality of wool
Sheep, Shearing, Wool
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A Department of Agriculture Sheep and Wool Branch comparison of autumn versus spring shorn wool from wethers in a stocking rate trial at Wongan Hills Research Station has shown that autumn shearing has beneficial rather than detrimental effects on the manufacturing qualities of wool.
This article is attached to 'Calcium and phosphorus requirements in lupin seed rations for pigs' N W. Godfrey Vol 16 N0 2 p55
"Autumn shearing improves manufacturing quality of wool,"
Journal of the Department of Agriculture, Western Australia, Series 4: Vol. 16
, Article 9.
Available at: https://researchlibrary.agric.wa.gov.au/journal_agriculture4/vol16/iss2/9