See photos of winning Merinos at the 2017 Royal Adelaide Show.
WITH many of the state’s Merino breeders in one room, there was a chance to celebrate the industry with drinks and a fashion parade by tafeSA students.
A massive North Ashrose fleece, described by wool judge Rod Miller as having “wow factor” has been sashed the supreme champion.
BUDDING farmer Vaughan Eastwood, Mount Bryan, was one of the newer faces among the Merino judging at the Royal Adelaide Show, helping the Greenfields stud to victory in the August-shorn classes.
SOUTH Australian genetics are headed to South America with two international buyers operating during the Adelaide Ram Sale.
A massive Eyre Peninsula bred Poll Merino ram named after an Olympic swimming champion has streaked home a winner in the Fibre Meat Plus class.
Urrbrae Agricultural High School has claimed top spot in the School’s Wether Competition from a record number of entries.
KARCULTABY Area School has outshone much larger schools to win the most professional school show team in the School Wether Competition for the second consecutive year.
GENETICS from Greenfields Hussey dominated the August-shorn section of the Merino judging on Thursday for the Sullivan family, Hallett.
MOORUNDIE Poll Merino stud, Keith, completed the hat trick, topping the SA Stud Merino and Poll Merino ram sale at Adelaide on Friday for the third year in a row.