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Welcome to Sheep Connect NSW, the one-stop-shop for people and businesses, living and working in the sheep industry.

Sheep Connect NSW is an industry-focused network committed to:

  • Connecting you to information, events, technical expertise, producer groups, and other Sheep Connect NSW members.
  • Supporting knowledge and skills-based education programs and events.

Featured Events

Merits of scanning in lean times - making good culling decisions for pastoral operations

  • 01 May 2017 (1:00 pm EST)

  • online

  • Enterprise and business planning
  • Resources, pastures and grazing
  • Breeding and selection
  • Reproduction
  • Health and welfare
  • Feeding and nutrition
  • Webinars
  • Skills Training

Please join Sheep Connect NSW and Local Land Services Western for an informative webinar on the merits of scanning breeding ewes during dry times, and making informed culling decisions. Making best use of limited feed delivers best returns. Learn how to effectively cull the least productive sheep from your operation, and maximise return from the limited feed.

National Merino Challenge

  • 27 May 2017 - 28 May 2017 (see website for details)

  • Melbourne

  • Enterprise and business planning
  • Breeding and selection
  • Feeding and nutrition
  • Skills Training

The National Merino Challenge (NMC) is an Australian Wool Innovation (AWI) initiative designed to allow young people to engage with the Merino industry by developing their knowledge, skills and networks, and involves presentations and demonstrations from industry professionals. Students participate in seven 'mini-challenges' over two days, testing their knowledge of Merino fleece, production, breeding and selection.