SOME of the state's best Merino and Poll Merinos were showcased by 28 exhibitors at the SA Stud Sheep Merino Expo in Burra on Tuesday.
Mulloorie stud, Brinkworth, came up trumps for the Ram of the Year title; the Dahlitz family, Roemahkita stud, Cummins, was awarded the top All Purpose Pen of Two Ram Lambs; while the Sullivan family's Greenfields stud won the championship pair for another year.
WA breeders were again out in force buying the top-price Collinsville ram in helmsman sales conducted by Elders. Greg Carmody, Mittakeri stud, Kulin, WA, paid $10,500.
Stock Journal's ALISHA FOGDEN and MARK SCOWN were there.