BEST OF THE BEST

Judge Peter Hood, Pittsworth, Queensland with the 2015 supreme Texel exhibited by Liz and Peter Russell, Tullamore Park, Donald.
Judge Peter Hood, Pittsworth, Queensland with the 2015 supreme Texel exhibited by Liz and Peter Russell, Tullamore Park, Donald.

More than 3000 sheep from five states will be exhibited at this year’s Australian Sheep and Wool Show in Bendigo. Here are the people, studs and sheep who were judged among the best last year. 

Harry Miller, Brimpaen, with the family's Glenpaen champion Merino ewe at the 2015 Australian Sheep & Wool Show.

Harry Miller, Brimpaen, with the family's Glenpaen champion Merino ewe at the 2015 Australian Sheep & Wool Show.

Retallack's Graham and Isabella Grinter, Rene White Suffolk principal Scott Mitchell and ASBA president Malcolm Starritt.

Retallack's Graham and Isabella Grinter, Rene White Suffolk principal Scott Mitchell and ASBA president Malcolm Starritt.

Rokewood stud principal Paul Walton, Wurrook took home top honours, winning 2015 supreme Merino exhibit with a superfine wool ram on its showing debut.

Rokewood stud principal Paul Walton, Wurrook took home top honours, winning 2015 supreme Merino exhibit with a superfine wool ram on its showing debut.

Dianna Branson, with Hillden Poll Dorset Stud team Anthony, James and Brian Frost, Bannister, NSW, with Elders' Jim Bruce.

Dianna Branson, with Hillden Poll Dorset Stud team Anthony, James and Brian Frost, Bannister, NSW, with Elders' Jim Bruce.

Alfoxton Merino principal Chris Clonan with the 2015 fine wool ram of the show.

Alfoxton Merino principal Chris Clonan with the 2015 fine wool ram of the show.

Blue Rock's Deva Weitman, Romsey with the 2015 ASWS grand champion Suffolk.

Blue Rock's Deva Weitman, Romsey with the 2015 ASWS grand champion Suffolk.

Judge Freddie Dreyer with the 2015 grand champion White Dorper ewe, exhibited by Cherilyn Lowe, Nomuula, Moonbi, NSW.

Judge Freddie Dreyer with the 2015 grand champion White Dorper ewe, exhibited by Cherilyn Lowe, Nomuula, Moonbi, NSW.

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