The first of the in-milk heifer classes are underway here at the NEC, with the Ayrshires first in to the ring.
Taking the red ticket in their in-milk heifer class was Hunnington Fragrance 55 from the Window family. This one is a Castern Tornado daughter. Second to her was Rosehill Prickly Indiana from W R C and J E Christophers, with this by homebred sire Rosehill Blackthorn.
In third was Haresfoot Napier Punch from Geraint Thomas, with this one being by Ardmore Crown Napier. Fourth spot went to Barr Easter Trixie from T Crawford and Co, a Haresfoot Brazen daughter and in fifth was Sandyford Jungle Girl 4 from E T Tomlinson and Son, she’s by Cogent Retinue Red.
The Brown Swiss were next in with the milking heifers and the winner here was Kedar TD Reia from T Lochhead and Sons, this one is by Webster Ridge. Second place was taken by Soulseat Zola Marion, a Kedar Pronto Zola daughter from R and S McColm.
In third in this class was Sedgemoor Diablo Dream Toni from Brian Miller, she’s by Arthurst Garbro Diablo. Then in fourth place was Kedar Scipo Fabiane from the Lochheads. She’s by Paezza Denm Earn Scipio, with fifth place falling to Quarry Scipio Liz 2, another Scipio daughter.