Owned and directed by Ron and Cheryl Blyth.
Blyth Merinos celebrated their 22nd Anniversary Ram Sale on 2 October 2019 and are proud to present the Modern Merino.
The Modern Blyth Merino is a plain bodied / open faced sheep with a flat wide back, bred to be totally free of skin wrinkle.
Unlike the traditional Merino, through selective breeding the Modern Blyth Merino has achieved advantageous qualities including…
- No mulesing needed
- Easy shearing
- High fertility, high lamb survival
- Robust under variable weather conditions
- Plain bodied
- High meat yield
- High quality wool, high fleece weights
The flock consists of 1800 stud ewes and 3000 commercial ewes.
Located at ‘Bobacumbola’, a 12 000-acre property of undulating to hilly country with creek flats of heavy red to granite soils, near Adelong, New South Wales.
The brand hand-crafted by Ernie Blyth, father of Ron, some 30 years ago.