It’s another cold day here at Smithfield festival. We are ringside and will be bringing you the baby beef results very shortly.
Babybeef native champion
Winning the native baby beef champion title thismorning was the homebred Aberdeen Angus cross steer Blackcroft Banarang, bredand exhibited by Michael Kirby, from Devon.
In reserve was Arfon Jones’ homebred beef shorthorncross Super S, from Anglesey.
Eastof England Class
Standing in champion position in the East ofEngland class was J and S Wareham’s Limousin cross heifer Jessie J, fromTottingtworth Farms, East Sussex.
In reserve was T A and L C Lyon, Lincolnshire, withtheir September 2011-born steer Rob Roy, which was awarded the reserve championsteer ticket yesterday.
Babybeef continental champion
It was ladies’ day in beef ring with the baby beefcontinental champion going to Jonathan Lyon with his 10-month-old continentalchampion heifer Temptation.
In reserve was the Charolais cross Molly Malone,exhibited and owned by Donald Macpherson,Argyll, born in February 2012.