Champion in the Beef Shorthorns here at Stirling was Alvie Connor (lot 271) from the Williamson family. This Hurtiso Young Blood son is out of Cairnsmore Your Lovely, a Fearn Scotsman daughter and has a TSI of +13 and an SRI of +12, he was junior champion at the Highland in 2010.

Reserve overall was Chapelton Clansman from Donald Biggar. This Cavans Yankee son is out of Chapelton Duchess, a Chapelton Welcome daughter and has a TSI of +24 and an SRI of +18, he is from the same family as Chapelton Covenantor, the £16,000 breed record holder.TS Perth Shorthorn Lot 296.jpgReserve senior to Connor was Meonhill Charlie Chaplin from LEP Farms. This is a Chapelton Winsome son out of Wavendon Flossy, a Wavendon Royal Approach daughter. With an impressive show record behind him, including being reserve champion super bull at the Welsh last summer he has a TSI of +27 and an SRI of +24.TS Perth Shorthorn Lot 281 .jpgStanding reserve intermediate champion to Clansman was Podehole Canute from the Horrell family. This is a Podehole Yeti son out of Podehole Twilight, a Nathan of Quoiggs daughter, he has a TSI of +10 and an SRI of +13.TS Perth Shorthorn Lot 291.jpgJunior champion was Priestland Cain from S McCollum. This is by Corlea Wonder and out of Glenisla Crocus, an Eionmor Mr Gus daughter.

Reserve junior champion was Burnside Caveman from William and Jill McAllister. He’s a Killycolp Major 17 son out of Trunley Secret Wonder, an Uppermill Raeburn daughter.TS Perth Shorthorn Lot 315.jpg