Eco-photos of the week: Oct. 18-24 - Shearing sheep
Eco-photos of the week: Oct. 18-24
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Photo:Mark Kolbe/Getty Images
Sheep stand in a paddock as the sun rises on Oct. 19 before the start of spring shearing at Cherry Hill Pastoral Company property in Uralla, Australia. After a sheep is sheared, the shorn fleece is tossed on a table where it is skirted and rolled before it is classed, sorted and pressed.