• A TREMENDOUS show of carcases produced some outstanding champions at this year's Scottish National Premier Meat Exhibition, held at Scotbeef abattoir, Bridge of Allan, last weekend.

  • A CRISP, and exceedingly chilly, day greeted exhibitors at the Clydesdale Agricultural Centre on Saturday, where a bumper show of Clydesdales, and foals in particular, was paraded in front of Graffin Hanna for judging.

  • TWO young fillies led the line-up of Highland ponies at the Native Pony Winter Fair held at Lanark, last week, when the first and second prize two-year-olds went on to stand champion and reserve.

  • A HEFTY line-up of Shetland ponies was topped by Jim Wilson's 10-year-old chestnut mare, Warrackston Guylian, at the Native Pony Winter Fair held at Lanark during the weekend.

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