A longterm commitment to their preferred genetic source lifted Bruce and Narelle Nixon’s flock into first place during the 33rd annual flock ewe competition at Boorowa and major sponsored by ANZ Agribusiness and Corkhills Ag Services.
Mr Nixon selects replacement rams from the Tara Park stud at Boorowa where Guy Evans continues the family tradition.
He reiterated the aim of himself and Narelle was to continue breeding large framed ewes with the genetic potential to produce a heavy fleece of soft handling wool.
“We aim to class to have a very even flock of maidens, both with wool quality and frame size,” he said.
“A good framed sheep with a good outlook with a well-nourished wool on a good body.”
It was a hatrick for the Nixon’s and they are…