Victorian Ben Hartwich wins national Merino sheep judge championship

Bryce Eishold
April 15 2022 - 6:00pm

Victorian sheep breeder Ben Hartwich says returning to the family farm after finishing year 12 has been one of his best decisions after winning the national Merino sheep judging championship at the Sydney Royal Easter Show on Wednesday.

Bryce Eishold

Bryce Eishold

Senior Journalist

Bryce is a senior journalist with Australian Community Media's Stock & Land where he reports on all aspects of agriculture. Bryce is also the president of the Rural Press Club of Victoria. Email Bryce at

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