Taking the championship in yesterday’s Christmas primestock show was M V Fleming, Mosstower, with a homebred Aberdeen-Angus steer which weighed 550kg and sold at 405p/kg.
Reserve overall were Robert and Jac Neil, Upper Nisbet, with a Limousin cross heifer which weighed 540kg and sold at 290p/kg.
Full class results
CLASS 1 SINGLE BULLOCK NATIVE BREED
1st M/s Fleming, Mosstower, 550kg made 405p to Lees Butchers
2nd M/s S&J Allen, Longnewton, 685kg made 186p to Martin Baird Butcher
3rd M/s RR Braes, Burnshot, 555kg made 177p to James Cockburn, Dalkeith
CLASS 2 SINGLE BULLOCK CONTINENTAL BREED
1st M/s Campbell, Glenrath, 565kg made 208p to Colin Peat, Haddington
2nd M/s Cuthbertson, Jedderfield, 690kg made 186p to M/s JP Mason
3rd Robert Neil & Ptrs, Upper Nisbet, 197kg made 197p to Denholm Meats, Hawick
CLASS 3 SINGLE HEIFER NATIVE BREED
1st M/s Ross Farms, Wester Middleton, 505kg made 189p to Harry Emslie, Peterhead
2nd M/s Osborne & Sons, Outerston, 475kg made 178p to Alex Smith, Edinburgh
3rd J Connell Esq, Wantonwalls, 500kg made 179p to John Anderson Butchers
CLASS 4 SINGLE HEIFER CONTINENTAL BREED
1st M/s Campbell, Easter Harprew, 575kg made 199p to Ramsay Butcher, Edinburgh
2nd Bain Farming Co, Coxydene, 580kg made 195p to Halliwells Butcher, Selkirk
3rd W B Hamilton & Sons, Bee Edge, 620kg made 193p to Harry Emslie, Peterhead
CLASS 5 BEST BULLOCK or HEIFER BRED BY EXHIBITOR
1st Robert Neil & Ptrs, Upper Nisbet, 540kg made 290p to Craig Douglas, St Boswells
2nd Swarland Old Hall, 565kg made 204p to WTS Forsyth & Sons, Peebles
3rd M/s J Logan, 605kg made 186p to Worsley Wholesale Butchers
CLASS 6 PAIR BULLOCKS
1st W B Hamilton & Sons, Bee Edge, 580kg /592kg made 195p(twice) to Ramsay Butchers & WTS Forsyth & Sons, Peebles
2nd G&A Hamilton, Ramrig, 575kg/535kg made 195/193p to Malone of Edinburgh
3rd Robert Neil & Ptrs, Upper Nisbet, 565kg/575Kg made 196p to Tulloch of Paisley & 200p to WTS Forsyth & Sons, Peebles
CLASS 7 PAIR HEIFERS
1st Robert Neil & Ptnrs, Upper Nisbet, 530kg/550kg made 208p to Gosford Bothy Shop & 209P 191p to Harry Emslie, Peterhead.
2nd W B Hamilton & Sons, Bee Edge, 570kg/615kg made 199/195p to Harry Emslie, Peterhead.
3rd Bain Farming Co, Coxydene weight 590kg/570kg made 187p to M/s T Kerr & Son ,Selkirk, & 195p to Worsley Wholesale Butchers