The first day of the 2019 Royal Canberra show saw a lot of activity in the sheep pavilion.
Australia's wool market is on the move, rallying for eight weeks in a row finishing on 2027c/kg, clean.
The drive to reduce the mean micron of Merino fleece was questioned by judges during the Bookham Merino ewe competition.
All the photos from this year's Don Brown Memorial Merino Ewe Field Days, and the fun facts from 1979 to 2018.
There was a complete clearance of the 33 Merino and Poll Merinos offered by the Litchfield family at Hazeldean, Cooma.
Harold and Phillip Couch from Karu Pastoral Pty Ltd take first place in Condobolin flock ewe competition.