Corriedale wool renaissance

Annabelle Cleeland
Updated September 23 2016 - 2:54pm, first published 6:00am
About 2000 Corriedale cross lambs are introduced to the Gee family's flock annually to sped up the influence of the dual purpose sheep.
About 2000 Corriedale cross lambs are introduced to the Gee family's flock annually to sped up the influence of the dual purpose sheep.

AFFIRMATION prime lamb producer Donald Gee made the right decision to cross his composite ewe flock with Corriedales came from an unlikely source - his wool cheque.

Annabelle Cleeland

Annabelle Cleeland

National Sheep & Wool Writer

Annabelle Cleeland is Fairfax Media’s national sheep and wool writer. Annabelle joined the Fairfax team in 2012 to nurture her love of Australian agriculture. She began as the Victorian western district reporter at Stock & Land before taking on a senior position as a journalist reporting on all industries statewide. Annabelle’s appetite to report on issues which affect the sheep and wool industry has seen her travel to many parts of Australia and abroad. She is excited to spin industry yarns during a period of substantial demand for the sheepmeat and wool industries. Annabelle enjoys horse riding and climbing mountains, and is a lazy supporter of the Geelong Football Club.

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