• A BROTHER and sister duo had an outstanding day at Caledonian Marts' Stirling Spring Show, which incorporated the Clyde and Central Young Farmers calf rally, scooping not only the Young Farmers' championship but also the lead price and many of the top awards.

  • BRIDGE OF Marnoch-based Sheep Park Farms lifted the championship ticket at a special show and sale of 25 pairs of Beltex and Beltex cross hoggs sold through Aberdeen and Northern Marts, last week.

  • THE UK Dairy Expo, was hailed another huge success at Borderway Mart, Carlisle, having attracted its best attendance to date - in excess of 7000 visitors - complete with a record number of entries from no fewer than seven different breeds.

  • THE HIGHLAND pony ring produced a win for Sandy Baird, of Strelitz, Burrelton, Blairgowrie, with his home-bred stallion, Whitefield Prince Platinum.

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