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Peter Westblade scholars passionate about the wool industry | The Rural



Rachel Pritchard is studying wool classing and has attended shearing schools to further her knowledge of the Merino industry.

Two young people who just happen to be from Murringo are the recipients of the 2021 Peter Westblade Scholarship.

Rachel Pritchard and Austin Grace, who have each grown up on family farms, are this year’s scholars and each will take the opportunity to further their experience and network with industry leaders.

Established to honour the late Peter Westblade, who was passionate about supporting young people with an abiding interest in agriculture, the scholarship exists to promote the practical skills associated with the sheep and wool industry and aims to deliver hands on experience to young people aspiring for a…

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