A few more of the beef breeds have completed their judging now and the championship in a strong show of Beef Shorthorns has gone to G L Riby with senior bull Elliot Bodacious, a Byland Gold Spear son out of D F Starlet 1K. This one is a an ET bred bull who’s full brother was the highest priced Shorthorn sold in Canada in 2006.TS RHS Shorthorn Champ.jpg

Reserve was the female champion Chapleton Duchess 690 from Donald Biggar. This one is a Winalot Big Mac daughter out of Lazy H J Future Duchess.

In the Highlands the championship went to Sir Michael Poland’s heifer Ban Righ of Mottistone. She is by Philip 2 of Auchentenny and out of Ban Righ 4 of Roisbheinn. TS RHS Highland Champ.jpgTaking the reserve honours here were Iain and Heather McKay with their bull Adham 2 of Lagg. This one is by Angus of Lyntoun and out of Sisuidh 4 of Lagg.

Championship honours in the Simmental ring went to Gerald Smith with his cow Drumsleed Paige, a Beeches Kestrel daughter out of Drumsleed Gayle.