Stranraer and Rhins YFC was crowned overall winner at the Dumfries and Galloway District Rally, where six clubs competed for the top title.

The clubs – Stranraer and Rhins YFC, Machars YFC, Stewartry YFC, Lower Nithsdale YFC, Annandale YFC and Thornhill YFC – took part in a variety of events and competitions, including tug of war, handicrafts, stock judging, sheep shearing, obstacle course, bale push and an inter-club junior challenge at Inglestonford Farm, by kind permission of the Purdie family.

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Runner up for the overall was Lower Nithsdale YFC with Annandale YFC settling for third.

Leading Awards

Overall rally – 1, Stranraer and Rhins; 2, Lower Nithsdale; 3, Annandale.

Stockjudging team – 1, Stranraer and Rhins; 2, Thornhill; 3, Lower Nithsdale.

Individual stockjudging – Scott Service, Stranraer and Rhins.

Handicrafts – 1, Stranraer and Rhins; 2, Annandale; 3, Lower Nithsdale.

Junior challenge – 1, Lower Nithsdale; 2, Stewartry; 3, Stranraer and Rhins.

Young Farmer of the Year – 1, Scott Service, Stranraer and Rhins; 2, Ross Campbell, Machars, and Scott Cruickshanks, Stewartry; 3, Ross Boyd, Lower Nithsdale.