Wool leaders face Senate Estimates grilling amid industry claims of 'toxic culture' (ABC News)

24 Oct 2017 6:36 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

Wool growers have alleged their industry body, Australian Wool Innovation (AWI) has a "toxic culture" that is holding farmers back.  A bitter divide between traditional and progressive farmers has led to allegations that AWI - a grower and taxpayer-funded marketing and research body - is not spending enough money to help farmers phase out mulesing.  Read more: http://www.abc.net.au/news/rural/2017-10-24/australian-wool-innovation-merriman-mccullough-senate-estimates/9075752