Collecting the pick of the Shorthorn trade was the overall champion Langalbuinoch Barney from the McAlisters. This is a Newfield Tarquin son out of Langalbuinoch Yvonne. He sold with a TSI of +16 and an SRI of +15 at 12,000gns.

Just before that the reserve champion, Holmere Harold from Mark Holmes was knocked down at 2000gns, but was later declared unsold once Mr Holmes had been found. This is by Holmere Colonel and out of Holmere Maureen 5 and sold with a TSI of +10 and an SRI of +6