Merino genetics in demand

By Ian Turner
Updated December 21 2015 - 2:53pm, first published March 12 2013 - 3:30am
REGENT-SIRED WINNER: John Daniell with the ram he selected as champion hogget Merino ram, exhibited by Shaman stud.  This ram went on to be top price ram of the February Comodoro Rivadavia ram sale in Argentina, making 50,500 pesos or $10,100.
REGENT-SIRED WINNER: John Daniell with the ram he selected as champion hogget Merino ram, exhibited by Shaman stud. This ram went on to be top price ram of the February Comodoro Rivadavia ram sale in Argentina, making 50,500 pesos or $10,100.

ARGENTINA is "very strong" in Australian Merino genetics, according to John Daniell, White River stud, Poochera on Eyre Peninsula, who with his wife Margaret recently returned from a second trip to the South American country.

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