• THE SUPREME champion secured the lead price of 2500gns at a small but select show and sale of pedigree Blonde cattle at Ballymena, last week.

  • A GOOD show of Aberdeen-Angus cattle met a sound trade at Dingwall and Highland Marts native-bred cattle sale at Dingwall, last week.

  • A TOTAL of 25 Young Farmers' calves were presented to the judge, Andrew Anderson, of Smallburn Farm, Plewlands, at Dingwall and Highlands Marts' over wintering competition, held at Dingwall last week.

  • AILEEN RITCHIE cleared up at last week's show and sale of store cattle at Aberdeen and Northern Marts' Thainstone centre.

  • GEORGE HUNTER'S sale of dairy females from the Langlands herd at Tarbolton, met a strong demand at Ayr, on Tuesday, selling to a top of £2500 and £2450, to average £1414 for 108 head.

  • TWO BULLs at 7000gns, females to 5000gns and a 93% clearance proved the highlights of last weekend's 10th anniversary Limousin Day sale at Newark Livestock Market.

  • DAIRY BULLS met a good trade at Harrison and Hetherington's Borderway centre, last week, averaging £2744 for 50 sold, with 20 young bulls selling for 3000gns or more.

  • WRIGHT MANLEY'S mid-month sale of dairy cattle saw 313 sell to a top of £2820 for a home-bred heifer from Simon and Clare Powell, Burlton, Shrewsbury.

  • STEWART LAWRIE lifted the championship at Lawrie and Symington's Young Farmers' overwintered competition, held at Forfar last Saturday.

  • AN EXCELLENT show of cattle met a tremendous trade at Aberdeen and Northern Marts' sale of 1041 Aberdeen-Angus and native breed store cattle at Thainstone, on Tuesday.