Fox & Lillie News

Keep up with news from Australian wool brokers and sheep wool buyers Fox & Lillie Rural.

Fox & Lillie investigates forward wool supply contracts

Fox & Lillie Rural hosted their Sheepvention breakfast seminar on Monday 5th August, presenting on various topics influencing the current wool market. These topics included the continued pressure stemming from the China-US trade war and the increasing interest in developing long term wool supply contracts which would give growers certainty on pricing, and wool buyers...
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Shearing Shed Safety, Design and Preparation Workshop, Urangeline NSW

Fox & Lillie Rural in conjunction with Australian Wool Innovation invite you to the a Shearing Shed Safety, Design and Preparation Workshop in Urangeline, NSW. This is an opportunity to catch up on all the latest in shearing shed innovation and safety advancements. Date: Friday, 16 August 2019 Time: 8:45am – 3:00pm Location: ‘BOXDALE’, 2307...
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Pleasant Hills Grower Information Night

We are pleased to invite you to Fox & Lillie Rural’s Pleasant Hills Grower Information Night 6pm Thursday 27th June Pleasant Hills Community Hotel Dinner and Refreshments provided  Program Wool Market Analysis | Fox & Lillie Rural Fabstock, Preparing Ewes for Spring Lambing and Weaning Autumn drop lambs | Stephen Gates Boehringer-Ingelheim, Injectable Pain Relief  |...
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Fox & Lillie Rural Training Scholarship with SCAA Shearer Woolhandler Training Inc

Fox & Lillie has been working with SCAA Shearer Woolhandler Training Inc, providing specialised training in the wool harvesting sector, to assist with combating the shortage of shearers in the industry. Part of the support included a $3000 Fox & Lillie Rural training scholarship designed to support people who are seeking a long-term career in the areas of shearing and wool handling...
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Sector booms as Asians happy to shell out for abalone

  Farmed abalone is becoming a key player in Australia’s booming $1.5 billion seafood export industry. Abalone is now Australia’s second-largest seafood export with a quarter of 4000 tonnes overseas each year, worth $170 million produced on farms in Victoria, South Australia and Tasmania. Co-founded by Tim Rudge, privately owned Yumbah Aquaculture has two major...
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Fox & Lillie Rural Opens New Wellington Woolstore Operation

Fox & Lillie Rural are pleased to announce the opening of their new brokerage, AWTA testing and direct buying woolstore operation in Wellington, New South Wales. Fox & Lillie Rural is a dynamic and customer focused wool brokerage business and part of the Australian, family owned Fox & Lillie group. Fox & Lillie Rural is...
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Wool a true passion

FOR Colin Petersen, the wool industry is a true passion. With over thirty years ‘in the game,’ Colin has both experience and expertise. Colin has a quiet and humble demeanour but also an underlying determination and pride. He would dodge the limelight as if it were bullets – so, this interview takes him a long-way...
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Store Door Wool Buyer – Job Vacancies Victoria and South Australia

Fox & Lillie are a 100% Australian family owned and operated wool export, buying and broking business with an extensive network of regional branches, international offices, as well as wool processing facilities. To keep successfully growing the business and continuing to deliver the appropriate services to wool growers, Fox & Lillie Rural are looking for...
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Fox & Lillie SCAA Shearer Woolhandler Training Scholarship

Fox & Lillie Rural has engaged with SCAA Shearer Woolhandler Training Inc. to assist with combating the shortage of shearers in the industry through training shearers and promoting the industry. The Shearer and Woolhandler Training Inc. is a not for profit organisation providing specialised training in wool, shearing and agricultural in the wool harvesting sector....
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