IN their quest for the Golden Fleece, south-west woolgrowers David and Susan Rowbottom have achieved perfection.
The Orford superfine woolgrowers took out first and second place in the international Ermenegildo Zegna Vellus Aureum International Trophy.
Entries for the award are open for wool 13.9 micron or finer, and the Rowbottom’s winning fleece was a remarkable 10.8 micron.
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