Coryule Merinos has again won the the champion skirted fleece of the Royal Melbourne Show Fleece Competition.
Queenslander Neil Goetsch has completed the first stage of judging for the prestigious Borthwick Trophy, at the Royal Melbourne Show.
Grassmere Victoria South Suffolk breeder Barry Shalders, Willow Drive stud, has continued to represent the breed at this year’s Royal Melbourne Show.
Two Poll Dorset studs from New South Wales took out the top prizes of the Royal Melbourne Show sheep show.
Superior feet and fat cover were the reasons New Zealand judge Kim Ridgen gave for picking a ewe, with lamb at foot, as the Supreme champion Dorset Down exhibit at this year’s Royal Melbourne Show.
Both the shortwool and longwool groups of the Australian Stud Sheep Breeders Association’s breeds interbreed competition at the Royal Melbourne Show were taken out by first time winners.