The goal of the Sheep CRC is to move the sheep industry from its recent 0.6% annual gain in productivity to a 3-5% annual gain for it to match and even surpass industries such as cropping and cattle production. The Sheep CRC is working towards this goal by drawing together key scientists and industry specialists from across Australia to address select issues within four research areas.
Making sheep businesses more profitable and sustainable by addressing the key issues of:
Increase the profitability of the sheep meat sector by:
Developing new markets for Australian apparel wool by:
A world first innovation for sheep, the Information Nucleus will provide: