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Dorothy and Bruce Greenaway's 24.7 kilogram White Dorper lamb stole the spotlight at
the Geelong Show carcase competition, winning champion lamb on the hoof and
grand champion carcase.
The lamb was entered by the Greenaway family, Beazley's Bridge, who will add
the ribbon to their growing collection from the Geelong competition.
Several officials remarked it was one of the best lamb carcases they had
seen go through Herds abattoir for the competition.
Bruce Greenaway said he fed the prime lambs mostly on Lucerne and clover,
because the sheep "just don't do on grain".
White Dorper rams were joined to second-cross White Dorper ewes for the
prime lamb operation, he said, and this year they had enjoyed a 150 per cent