Champion Corriedale ram shown by Katrina Abbott

Young breeder and a boys school shared the honours in the Corriedale section

Grand and reserve grand champion rams - judge Jack Finch, SBBL Sydney, Katrina Abbott, Boolina, Wambool and Brandon Douglas, parading the shorn ram entered by Tony Manchester, Roseville, Kingsvale.

There were 42 Corriedales paraded before judge Jack Finch during the 2022 Sydney Royal Meat and Dual Purpose breed sheep show held in the Cox Pavilion.

Mr Finch, a wool auctioneer with Schute Bell Badgery Lumby in Sydney was very impressed with the high standard of the sheep in the various classes.

"It was quite a strong competition across the board in regard to trueness of type," he said.

"It was very even and especially among the young sheep which show great potential for the breed."

Ribbons were shared fairly evenly among the competitors.

Champion and reserve champion ewe - judge Jack Finch, SBBL, Sydney with Alex Gorey, St Gregory's College, Campbelltown and Katrina Abbott, Boolina, Wambool.

RESULTS:

Grand champion ram: Katrina Abbott, Boolina, Wambool

Reserve grand champion ram: Tony Manchester, Roseville Corriedale stud, Kingsvale

Grand champion ewe: St Gregory's College, Campbelltown

Reserve grand champion ewe: Katrina Abbott, Boolina, Wambool

Peter Taylor Group - Adam Fordham, Owen Seychell and Drew Aurisch, St Gregory's College, Campbelltown, with the group of one ram and two ewes for the interbreed group.

Ram with best sires fleece: Katrina Abbott, Boolina, Wambool

Best headed Corriedale: St Gregory's College, Campbelltown

Peter Taylor Group: St Gregory's College, Campbelltown

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