The Aberdeen-Angus judge Donald Biggar took the Shorthorn male title with Chapelton Zodiac. Homebred on both sides, the Typhoon sired son has a terminal sire index of +14 and was first prize at the Royal Highland Show and junior male champion at the Royal show last year.
Taking the reserve title was Playfair Farms’ Tofts Regent. Again homebred on both sides, this May 2006 born Captain son has a terminal sire index of +14 and scores +3 for milk.
More to follow shortly……….Section championships:
Senior champ Donald Biggar’s Chapelton Zurich (lot 366); res, B Landers’ Cairnsmore Zorro Prince (lot 255).
Intermediate champ and overall Donald Biggar’s Chapelton Zodiac (lot 367); res, Playfair Farms’ Tofts Warden (lot 381).
Junior champ and reserve overall Playfair Farms’ Tofts Regent (lot 389); res, B Landers’ Cairnsmore Zidane (lot 388).