The first day of the Welsh Winter Fair at Builth Wells saw judging completed in several sections, with a number of exhibitors clinching the coveted championship rossettes.

Leading the way among the lamb carcasses was Adrian Windsor, with a pair of Texel x Texel cross E3L carcasses which weighed in at 36.5kg the pair.

carcass%20pairs.jpgThe Royal Smithfield Club beef ribs competition was won by T A Hughes,Lampeter, with a rib from a Limousin X British Blue X Welsh Black Steer which weighed 345kg deadweight.

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In the pig classes the pairs championship was taken by Owen and Joyce Gerallt Welsh pigs at 80.5kg and 79kg live.

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The single pig title was taken by Gerallt’s too, with another Welsh pig which weighed 79kg.

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Back in the lamb carcass classes the championship ticket went toRichard Eirwyn with a Beltex lamb which tipped the scales at 37.5kg liveweitght and 20kg deadweight and graded E2.

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