Now we’re on to the Beef Shorthorns, starting with the females:

Class 3: Heifers born on or between 23 September 2009 and 31 December 2010

1st: Mr and Mrs J D A Williamson’s Alvie Dandelion (Lot 211)

2nd: Mr and Mrs J D A Williamson’s Alvie Daffodil (Lot 212)

3rd: Glenrinnes Farms’ Catherine of Glenrinnes (Lot 208)

Alvie Dandelion is a Hurtiso Young Blood daughter out of Alvie Blossom and has a TSI and SRI of +12.

In second if Alvie Daffodil from the same stable and by the same sire as the first prize winner. She is out of Fearn Tulip and has a TSI and SRI of +12.

Class 4: Heifers born on or between 1 January and 31 March 2011

 

1st: Mr C Lowther’s Lowther Sally 292 (Lot 222)

2nd: Mr and Mrs B Lander’s Cairnsmore Emily Sophie (Lot 221)

3rd: Mr A Haigh’s Willingham Sally Broadhooks E162 (Lot 225)

 

Lowther Sally 292 is a LS Animal daughter, out of Augusta Sally of Upsall and has a TSI of +12 and a SRI of +10.

 

In second is Cairnsmore Emily Sophie which has a TSI of +12 and a SRI of +11 and us an Elliot Boo Boo daughter.

 

Class 5: Heifers born on or between 1 and 30 April 2011

 

1st: Mr C Lowther’s Lowther Capri 312 (Lot 239)

2nd: Mr D Dickie’s Knockenjig Foxglove Tansy E1820 (Lot 243)

3rd: Mr and Mrs B Lander’s Cairnsmore Erica Yolande (Lot 236)

 

Taking the first position is Lowther Capril 312, a Blelack Rupert daughter, out of LS Capri 179. She has  TSI of +16 and a SRI of +15.

 

In second is Knockenjig Foxglove Tansy E1820 from Mr D Dickie. She has a TSI of +13 and a SRI of +6 and is by Glenisla First Solution.

 

Class 6: Heifers born on or after 1 May 2011

 

1st: Mr J W Frame’s Galla Etta (Lot 245)

2nd: Mr D Dickie’s Ballylinney Primrose 10th (Lot 244)

3rd: Messrs C Macadie and Sons’ Tulip 30th of Skaillhouse (Lot 246)

 

Galla Etta is a Galla Atlas daughter, out of Winningbank Lancaster Zeta. Ballylinney Primrose 10th is by Croxtonpark Orville and out of Ballylinney Primrose 1st. She has a TSI and SRI of +11.

 

Now it’s the turn of the bulls…

 

Class 1: Bulls born on or between 29 June 2010 and 31 December 2010

 

1st: Mr M D McMillan’s Coldrochie Drover (Lot 97)

2nd: A N and H S Tomkins‘ Hallsford Dominic 285 (Lot 96)

3rd: Carey Coombs’ Dunsyre Demetri (Lot 99)

 

Coldrochie Drover if a LS Zeus 151 son, out of Colnvalley Joyful Gipsy B19. This red bull has a TSI of +9 and a SRI of +3. In second is Hallsford Dominic 285, a Holmeere Dominic son.

 

Class 2: Bulls born on or after 1 January 2011

 

 1st: Mr D J Biggar’s Chapelton Esquire (Lot 107)

2nd: D and J Hardie’s Birselawsie Eric (Lot 106)

3rd: Mr C Lowther’s Lowther Equity (Lot 103)

 

Standing in champion spot Chapelton Esquire is a Canvas Yankee Y838 son and is out of Chapelton Duchess 2403. The bull has a TSI of +31 and a SRI of +20. In reserve is Birselawsie Eric, sired by Oldglenort Sparky and bred out of Birselawsie Pearl Alice.