Ayrshire Cow takes the Craig Cup at a rain-sodden Bladnoch Park

TROPHIES and prizes presented at the Wigtown Agricultural Show 2017 were:

Craig Cup for Most Outstanding Exhibit in the Show – C & S Service - Ayrshire cow

Champion Pen of Three Scotch Mule Ewe Lambs from William Barrowman, Mid Knockglass, Stranraer

Champion Pen of Three Scotch Mule Ewe Lambs from William Barrowman, Mid Knockglass, Stranraer

Brown Trophy for Groom, Herdsman or Shepherd of Supreme Champion - Matthew & Alan Service

McIlwraith Salver for Reserve to Champion of Champions – JM & Patricia Goldie, Charollais cow

Points Trophy and Scott Stores Trophy and Prize member gaining most points in Show – B & J Landers & Son

Adams Family, Grange of Bladnoch Trophy best pair of cattle bred by Exhibitor – C & S Service

Supreme Champion Texel, a Ram Lamb from Kerrin Forsyth, Baltier, Whithorn

Supreme Champion Texel, a Ram Lamb from Kerrin Forsyth, Baltier, Whithorn

Juvenile Stockman Perpetual Trophy for the best Young Cattle Stockman presented by B&J Landers – Amy Vance

McMillan Shield for Young handler in Sheep sections -K Brooke

Wright Trophy for best Trade Exhibit – Tarff Valley

GALLOWAY CATTLE

Supreme Champion Suffolk, a Ewe from James I. A. Wallace, Claycrop, Kirkinner

Supreme Champion Suffolk, a Ewe from James I. A. Wallace, Claycrop, Kirkinner

McGill Perpetual Cup for Best Exhibitor-bred Animal - Michael McCornick

Kirby Salver for best Exhibitor Bred male or female under three years – Michael McCornick

Gibson perpetual Champion Cup for best animal, male of female - Michael McCornick

BELTED GALLOWAY CATTLE

Sheep Young Handlers 11-16 yrs winner - Michael Corcoran, Viewfield, Wigtown (aged 13)

Sheep Young Handlers 11-16 yrs winner - Michael Corcoran, Viewfield, Wigtown (aged 13)

Mochrum Perpetual Trophy for the Champion - Miss J A Cowie

John McTurk Memorial Trophy for stockman of champion - Miss J A Cowie

Jack Cameron Silver Salver for Best Opposite Sex to Champion – B and J Landers & Son

ANY OTHER PURE BREED NATIVE

Drumfern Perpetual Trophy for Champion – Bill and Jane Landers

CATTLE, ANY OTHER PURE BREED CONTINENTAL

Supreme Champion  Beltex, a Gimmer from J.L. McMillan, Carse of Clary, Newton Stewart

Supreme Champion Beltex, a Gimmer from J.L. McMillan, Carse of Clary, Newton Stewart

McMillan Trophy for Champion – JM and Patricia Goldie

COMMERCIAL CATTLE

Dinnans Trophy for Champion – A & E Vance

Castlewigg Trophy for best beef cow and calf – N Forsyth & Son

Caledonian Marts Perpetual Trophy for best suckled calf – N Forsyth & Son

Appleby Trophy best YFC female calf – no entries

Dowalton Cup for best YFC male calf - Jack Forsyth

AYRSHIRE CATTLE

Drummaston Trophy for Female Champion - C & S Service

Blair Cup for Best Dehorned or Polled Female - C & S Service

Wigtownshire Ayrshire Cattle Club Cup for highest placed members heifer - C & S Service

McWilliam Cup for Best Exhibitor-Bred Female under two years of age – Walter A McDowall

Mackie Cup for Group of Three Exhibitor-Bred Females - C & S Service

S.A.I. Cup for Best Exhibitor-Bred Cow or Quey - C & S Service

Gill Perpetual Cup for Production & Inspection - Allan C Clark

HOLSTEIN FRIESIAN CATTLE

Wyllie Cup for Champion - J R McKay & Son

High Skeog Cup for Best Exhibitor-Bred Pedigree Female - J R McKay & Son

Sharp Trophy for Best Pedigree Female under 2 years old- J R McKay & Son

Ian McIlwraith Memorial Trophy for calf under one-year-old - J R McKay & Son

Drew Trophy for Best Udder – J R McKay & Son

AOPB Dairy

Society Tankard for Champion - Mrssrs R & D Wilson

MILK RECORDED SECTION

John Wright Trophy for Best Overall Milk Recorded Cow –

CLYDESDALE HORSES

Sir Aymer Maxwell bronze horse for Champion- C Young

Lynch Trophy for Best Exhibitor-Bred Mare or Filly - C Young

Woodside Trophy for Best Foal - C Young

Kenyon Cup for best exhibitor bred Male – H Ramsay

Points Trophy – H Ramsay

Routledge Watch, presented by J McMaster for best Confined Clydesdale – H Ramsay

The Machars Horse Breeding Association & the McGill Smith Challenge Cup represented by Mr Murray McIlwraith for Champion Confined Clydesdale – Hugh Ramsay

Glasserton Mains Trophy for the best Clydesdale owned and bred witin the confines of the society - J McMillan and Family

LIGHT HORSES

McConnell Cup for Champion - James Stuart

Gainsby Trophy for Ridden Section – James Stuart

Miami Minstrel Trophy for in-hand section –Helen McMiken

My Gulliver Trophy for Best Pony – James Stuart

The ‘Perky’ Memorial trophy for best leading rein pony – Breagh Kirkpatrick

DONKEYS

Donkey Championship Tankard – Sue Munroe

BELTEX SHEEP

Carse of Clary Cup, presented by McMillan Family for Champion in Beltex Section – J L McMillan

SUFFOLK SHEEP

Walker Cup for Champion - James I A Wallace

TEXEL SHEEP

Adams family Perpetual Trophy for Texel Champion – Kerrin Forsyth

ZWARBLES SHEEP

Smiddyhill Perpetual Trophy for Champion - Rebecca Torbet

SHEEP ANY OTHER BREED

Clydesdale Bank Trophy for Champion – Robert W Templeton

Carslae Perpetual Snuff Mull for Charollais – Robert W Templeton

BLUEFACED LEICESTER SHEEP

Old Hall Trophy for Champion - W Barrowman

Trophy presented by the late Peter Dougan for the champion Female Bluefaced Leicester - W Barrowman

SCOTCH MULE

Mrs Janet Edgar Trophy for Champion – W Barrowman

RYELAND SHEEP

Society Tankard for Champion – Laura White

Reiffer Park Perpetual Quaich for Best Coloured Ryeland – C&R Smyth

Coloured Ryeland Cup presented by Ryeland Flockbook Society for best coloured female - Laura White

Reiffer Park Quaich presetned by Mr and Mrs D K Barr for best Ryeland White Male – A Hunter-Blair

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BLACKFACE SHEEP

Young Cup for Champion - IRS Bond

Stair Cup for Best Exhibitor-Bred Sheep – IRS Bond

John Cuthbertson Memorial Trophy – Fraser McTaggert

George Porter Memorial Trophy - Fraser McTaggert

COMMERCIAL SHEEP

Torhousekie Trophy for Champion Pen – James Templeton

Galloway Trophy for best pen of prime lambs from YFC member – David Adams

GOATS

Scottish Goatkeepers federation trophy or Champion - L Shaw

John Hunter Memorial Trophy for Champion - L Shaw

Carrick Trophy for Reserve Champion - W & I McCreath

The Tanyard Trophy for Best Goatling - W & I McCreath

McCreath Trophy for Best Female Kid - L Shaw

Young Handlers Trophy - R Phillips

FLEECE

Trophy presented by the late Miss Flora Stuart for Champion – Maud Walker

CROOKS AND WALKING STICKS

Hewetson Shield for Best Exhibit – Ian McConchie

POULTRY

Poultry Show Champion Crystal Bowl presented by Bladnoch Inn and Crown Hotel - all poultry results next week

RESULTS

CATTLE - GALLOWAY BREED

Cow, any age -1, Rena Paterson, Low Three Mark, Stoneykirk. Twinkle Xana of Over Barskeoch

Two-year-old Heifer – 1, Michael McCornick, Barquhill. Wigtown, Barquhill Dusty; 2, D & R Cornthwaite, Balgray Hill, Lockerbie. Lilac of Balgray; 3, Neil & Shona McKinnel, Garrarie, Whithorn - Garrarie Bonnie Lass

One-year-old heifer -1, Michael McCornick. Barquhill Dusty

Calf, born on or after 1st September last year -1 & 2, Michael McCornick

Best Pair of Animals – 1, Michael McCornick

Champion – Michael McCornick.

BELTED GALLOWAY BREED

Bull, any age – 1, B & J Landers & Son, Bargaly, Newton Stewart. Cairnsmore Jack Flash; 2, B & J Landers & Son. Cairnsmore Kaiser Chief

Cow, any age – 1, Miss J A Cowie, Catherine Street, Gatehouse. Copelaw Zara; 2, Mochrum Estate, Old Place of Mochrum, Port William. Mochrum Lilac 6th

Two year old Heifer – 1, Mochrum Estate. Mochrum Carrie; 2, B & J Landers & Son. Cairnsmore jasmin Melody; 3, RKG Farms, Irelandton, Twynholm. Auchengassel Nikitta

One-year-old Heifer -1, Mochrum Estate. Mochrum Layla; 2, RKG Farms. Auchengassel Olive; 3, B & J Landers & Son. Cairnsmore Kimberly Honeysuckle

Best Pair of animals - 1, B & J Landers & Son; 2, Mochrum Estate; 3, RKG Farms

Male Champion - Miss J A Cowie

Female Champion - B & J Landers & Son

ANY OTHER PURE BREED NATIVE

Young bull, under 18 months old on day of show - 1, Martin R McCornick, Boreland, Kirkcowan - McCornick Destroyer S217

Cow, 3 year and over – 1, The Firm of T McKinnel, Drumneil, Whauphill. Drumneil Bonnie

Female, 2 years of age & over on day of Show – 1, B & J Landers & Son Cairnsmore Jelly Bean Eloise

Female, 1 year of age & over on day of Show – 1, B & J Landers & Son - Cairnsmore Kacie Eloise; 2, B & J Landers & Son. Cairnsmore Kay Gabriella

Best Pair of Animals – 1, Bill & Jane Landers & Son

Champion – Bill & Jane Landers & Son. Cairnsmore Kacie Eloise

Reserve - Martin R McCornick. McCornick Destroyer S217

ANY OTHER PURE BREED

CONTINENTAL

Bull, 18 months old & over on day of Show – 1, R T Oxley & Co, Barholm Mains, Creetown. Barholm Kracker; 2, Mr James Forsyth, Mid Bishopton, Whithorn. Midbishopton Lethal Weapon

Young Bull, under 18 months old on day of show -1, Jim & Patricia Goldie, Newbie Mains, Annan. Hewbiemains Holey Smokes; 2, R T Oxley & Co. Barholm Legend; 3, D & R Cornthwaite, Balgray Hill, Lockerbie. Maybe Myboy

Cow, 3 years or over -1, J & P Goldie. Monaduffhouse Ingot Gold; 2, Dafydd Gwynne, Castlewigg, Whithorn. Chertermann Ringleader Lulu 3

Female, 2 years of age & over on day of Show – 1, R T Oxley & Co- Barholm Kacei; 2, R T Oxley & Co- Barholm Klassy Girl; 2, Gemma E McCornick, Boreland, Kirkcowan. Ballathie Ladybird

Female, 1 years of age & over on day of Show– 1, R T Oxley & Co - Barholm Kandi Floss 2, R T Oxley & Co- Barholm Kiki; 3, D & R Cornthwaite - Maybe Magdalen

Female, under 1 year old on day of Show – 1, A Clark & Son, Meikle Glengyre, Leswalt; 2, N Forsyth & Son

Best Pair of animals – 1, D & R Cornthwaite ; 2 & 3, RT Oxley & Co

Champion – J & P Goldie. Monaduffhouse Ingot Gold;

Reserve - R T Oxley & Co. Barholm Kacei

YOUNG FARMERS CALVES

Male beef calf (confined to members of Wigtownshire Young Farmers Clubs) - 1, Jack Forsyth, Mid Bishopton, Whithorn. Jack Black; 2, Megan Forsyth, Mid Bishopton, Whithorn. Jack Flash

COMMERCIAL CATTLE – ANY BREED

Single Bullock from Continental Sire - 1, Alastair Paterson, Low Three Mark, Stoneykirk. Flashman LMX; 2, Alastair Paterson. Mambo LMX; 3, Mr Jack Forsyth, Mid Bishopton, Whithorn. Jack Black

Single heifer from Continental Sire -1, Robyn Wallace & Aileen McIntosh, Blairshinnoch, Whauphill. Charolais X

Single bullock, bred by exhibitor - 1, Mr James Forsyth. Jack Flash

Single heifer, bred by exhibitor – 1, A & E Vance, Bridgehouse, Whithorn

Beef Calf, under 8 months old on Show day - 1, N Forsyth & Son, Oswie, Whithorn

Beef Calf, 8-12 months old on Show day – 1, N Forsyth & Son

Beef cow, with calf at foot - 1, N Forsyth & Son; 2, A & E Vance

Best pair of animals - 1, Alastair Paterson; 2, N Forsyth & Son

Champion - A & E Vance

AYRSHIRE BREED

Heifer Calf, under one year of age on Show day– 1, Allan C Clark, Fineview, Glenluce. Fineview Skyfall April; 2, Messrs Walter A McDowall, Culroy, Glenluce

Heifer Stirk, 1 year and over but under two years at date of Show – 1 & 2, Messrs Walter A McDowall; 3, C & S Service, Moorpark, Sandhead. Carsenaw Lucy 5

Heifer, in calf or in milk – 1, C & S Service. Carsenaw Kirsty 55; 2, Messrs Walter A McDowall; 3, C & S Service. Carsenaw Clay 28

Cow, having had no more than two calves, in calf or in milk - 1, C & S Service. Carsenaw Pamela 27; 2, C & S Service

Cow, having had no more than two calves, in milk – 1, Allan C Clark - Fineview Prodigy April 2

Production and Inspection Class - Allan C Clark

Best two females, of any age, from foregoing classes - 1, C & S Service; 2, Messrs Walter A McDowall

Best three females from foregoing classes – 1, C & S Service

Champion – C & S Service. Carsenaw Pamela 27

Reserve - Allan C Clark. Fineview Prodigy April 2

HOLSTEIN BREED

Heifer Calf, under 6 months on Show day – 1, JR McKay & Son, Broughton Mains, Sorbie. Lowmalzie Doorman June

Heifer Calf, 6 months to 1 year on Show day – 1, JR McKay & Son

Cow, having had not more than two calves, in Milk – 1, JR McKay; 2, M & J G Dunlop, Bishopton, Kirkcudbright. Carigaploch Zebra Zarah; 3, S Adams, Airyhemming, Glenluce. Jolinda

Cow, having had more than two calves, in Calf or in Milk – 1 JR McKay. Lowmalzie Goldsun Bertha; 2, M & J G Dunlop, Craigraploch Baxman Ulida; 3, S Adams. Jolinda

Production and Inspection Class. Pedigree and non-Pedigree Holsteins. Two records prior to Show – 1, M & JG Dunlop

Best Two Females of any age, from foregoing Classes – 1, JR McKay; 2, M & J G Dunlop

Champion - J R McKay. Lowmalzie Goldsun Bertha

Reserve – M & J G Dunlop.

ANY OTHER PURE BREED DAIRY CATTLE

Heifer under 2 years of age on Show day, not in calf – 1, Messrs R&D Wilson, High Barness, Wigtown. Jersey

Champion - Messrs R&D Wilson (Jersey)

Milk Recorded Section

Best milk recorded cow -

Cattle Young Handlers

Beef Young Handlers:

Age 5-11yrs: 1, Amy Vance; 2, Gregor Vance; 3, Craig McKinnel

Age 12-16: 1,

Dairy Young Handlers

2-16 - 1, Wilson sloan; 2, Cara Sloan

Overall winner - Amy Vance

HORSES

CLYDESDALES

Females

Yeld mare, three years old and upwards 1, C Young, Hall Farm Ayr, Forneath Lucky Daisy; 2, John M McMillan & Family, Greenan Mill, Rothesay, Isle of Bute; 3, Mrs Colleen Marshall, Burges Outon, Whithorn. Rashillhouse Jessica Jean

Two-year-old Filly – 1, Helen M Smith, Solwayview, No 2 Sheddock Cottage, Whithorn - Mollinhillhead Lady Charlotte

One-year-old Filly -1, Robert S Campbell, Mains of Twynholm, Kirkcudbright. Mains of Twynholm Kitty

Brood Mare, with Foal at foot – 1, Isabel McKie, High Threave, Kirkcowan. Threave Destiny

Filly Foal – 1, Isabel McKie. Threave Mirren; 2, C Young

Colt Foal – 1, Mrs Agnes Jackson, Covington Mill, Thankerton, Biggar

Female champion – C Young, Forneath Lucky Daisy

Males

Gelding, three-year-old & upwards. – 1, Annette Noble, Paggyslea, Nine Mile Burn - Peggyslea Andy; 2, Hugh Ramsay, Millisle, Garlieston - Jack; 3, Hugh Ramsay. Banjo

Best One or Two Year Old Colt or Gelding – 1, Hugh Ramsay. Basil

Best Gelding of any age -1, Hugh Ramsay. Basil; 2, Annette Noble. Peggyslea Andy; 3, H Ramsay. Jack

Male champion – H Ramsay. Basil

Best Pair of Clydesdales, of any age – 1, Hugh Ramsay; 2, Annette Noble; 3, Mrs Agnes Jackson

Clydesdale Young Handlers’ Awards – 1, Rachel Ramsay, Millisle, Garlieston.

Overall Champion – C Young , Forneath Lucky Daisy

Reserve - H Ramsay. Basil

LIGHT HORSE -IN HAND

Brood mare, 14.2hh and under - 1, Hugh Paterson, Barnpark, Kirkinner. Miami Mayhem

Foal, progeny of above - 1, Hugh Paterson. Miami Crystal

Mountain and Moorland, 4 years old and over - 1, Helen McMiken, Upper Barr, Newton Stewart. Aiden DJ; 2, Judith Copeland, Sun Street, Glenluce. Longfield Oyster; 3, Gilmour Rodgers, Clova, Springholm, Castle Douglas. Kallistalodge Miss Marvellous

One Year-Old Colt, Gelding or Filly not likely to exceed 14.2 hh at maturity – 1, Hugh Paterson, Barnpark, North Balfern, Kirkinner - Miami Pearl

Two or three year old colt, filly or gelding, likely to exceed 14.2hh at maturity - 1, Heather Vance, Masonfield Cottage, Newton Stewart. Miami Know How; 2, Mrs Gemma Gibb, Kilmory, Stranraer. Spotalot Irock; 3, Miss Elaine Clark, Falcumnor, Whauphill. April

Champion – Mrs Helen McMiken. Aiden DJ

Reserve – Hugh Paterson. Miami Mayhem

LIGHT HORSES - RIDDEN

Ridden Horse, 15.2 hh and under – 1, Mollie Miller-Smith, Closes Cfoft, Kirkcowan - El Divo; 2, Beth Macdonald, Princes Road, Newton Stewart. Miami Rhu; 3, Hannah Burns, Barwhirran Cottage, Newton Stewart. Haughmond Midnite At Last

Ridden Horse, over 15.2 hh – 1, Samantha Cloy, Marshside Cottage. Lochanhead, Dumfries. Noble Credit Crunch; 2, Anne Jolly, Calgow, Newton Stewart, Ring The Bell; 3, Kara Torrance, Killumpha, Port Logan. Coumroe Harry

Leading Rein Pony not exceeding 12 hh and rider, 8 years and under – 1, A K Brooke, Carsecreugh, Glenluce. Thistledown Chloe; 2, Abby Setz, Abbey Yard Cottage, Castle Douglas. Tynywaun Tiny

Mountain and Moorland (including Shetland Pony)

In Hand - 1, Anglea McConnell, Gass, Glenluce. Elvet Abigail, rider Zoe McConnell; 2, Anglea McConnell. Vallum Petrushka, rider Sara McConnell; 3, Bonnie Woolfenden, California, Whithorn. Bailey-Bobs

Ridden - 1, D Wilson, Low Milton, Port William. Maisie of Stevenson Hall, rider Debbie Wilson; 2, Judith Copeland. Tarmon Dakota, rider Iona McFarlane

Pony / riding club type pony, confined to exhibitors & riders residing in Wigtownshire & parish of Kirkmabreck, rider to be under 16 years, pony to be under 14.2hh – 1, A K Brooke. Cefyn Kracker, rider Auryn Kirkpatrick; 2, Megan McIlwraith, Barnean, Newton Stewart. Heather, rider Megan McIlwraith; 3, Keera McClymont, King Street, Newton Stewart - Strawberry Shortcake, rider Keera McClymont

Ridden pony, 12.2hh and under, to be ridden by child 12 years and under - 1, James Stuart, Blackwood Stables, Carrutherstown, Dumfries - Small-land Accolade, rider Bella Waugh

Ridden pony, over 12.2hh not exceelding 14.2hh, to be ridden by child of correct age for hieght – 1, Charlotte Rose Service, Moorpark of Barr, Newton Stewart. My Kindred Spirit, rider Charlotte Service

Light Horse Overall Champion - James Stuart,Small-land Accolade

Reserve - Samantha Cloy. Noble Credit Crunch

DONKEYS

Donkey, Male of any age - 1, Sue Munroe, Borrowmoss Cottage, Wigtown - World Horse Welfare Olaf

Champion - Sue Munroe

SHEEP

BELTEX BREED

Beltex Scotland National Show (Open)

Ram, 2 years old or upwards – 1, Ian Reid, Isle Cottage, Methven, Perth. Kingledores Wolfman; 2, John J Barclay, Mid Brockloch, Maybole; 3, Andrew Baillie, Carstairs Mains, Carstairs, Lanark

Shearling Ram – 1, G B Milroy, Mains of Machermore, Newton Stewart; 2, A&J Campbell, Carsewalloch, Creetown; 3, Gail Paterson, Moss Nae, Twynholm

Ram Lamb – 1, Jim and Wallace Kennedy, Lyonpark, Lyonston, Maybole; 2, A & J Campbell; 3, John J Barclay

Ewe, having reared a lamb this year – 1, Ian Reid; 2, J L McMillan, Carse of Clary, Newton Stewart; 3, Andrew Morton, Lochend, Denny, Stirlingshire

Gimmer – 1, J L McMillan; 2, Andrew Baillie; 3, Jim and Wallace Kennedy

Ewe Lamb – 1, J L McMillan; 2, Andrew Baillie; 3, R T Wood, Kingledores, Biggar

Pair of sheep by same sire - 1, J L McMillan; 2, N & J McQuistin, High Airyolland, New Luce; 3, Andrew Baillie

Group of Three Sheep from Beltex Sheep Classes - 1, Jim and Wallace Kennedy; 2, N & J McQuistin; 3, Andrew Morton

Beltex young handler

Under 11 years old on day of show - 1, Cameron Barclay; 2, Finlay Barclay; 3, Ramsay McKnight

Age 11-16 years on day of show - 1, Rachael Burke; 2, Cameron Baillie; 3, Tammy Campbell

Champion - J L McMillan. Gimmer

Reserve - Andrew Baillie. Gimmer

SUFFOLK BREED

Shearling Ram – 1,3, P & A Wilson, Spoutwells, Stranraer; 2, Brian Vance, Mid Skeog, Whithorn

Ram Lamb – 1&3, JT Cannon, Redbrae, Wigtown; 2 1, James IA Wallace, Claycrop, Kirkinner;

Ewe, having reared a lamb this year – 1, James IA Wallace; 2, J T Cannon; 3, Brian Vance

Gimmer – 1, J T Cannon; 2, Brian Vance; 3, A Clark & Son, Meikle Glengyre, Leswalt

Ewe Lamb – 1&3, JT Cannon; 2, 1, James I A Wallace

Group of Three Sheep from Suffolk Sheep Classes – 1, JT Cannon; 2, James IA Wallace; 3, Brian Vance

Champion – James I A Wallace. Ewe

Reserve – JT Cannon. Gimmer

TEXEL BREED

Shearling Ram – 1, Andrew Campbell, Dinnans, Whithorn

Ram Lamb – 1, Kerrin Forsyth, Baltier, Whithorn; 2&3, Andrew Campbell

Ewe, having reared a lamb this year – 1, James Maxwell, Barledziew Cottage, Sorbie; 2, Andrew Campbell

Gimmer – 1, Kerrin Forsyth; 2, Andrew Campbell; 3, James Maxwell

Ewe Lamb – 1&3, Andrew Campbell; 2, James Maxwell

Group of Three Sheep from Texel Sheep Classes – 1, Andrew Campbell; 2, James Maxwell

Champion – Kerrin Forsyth. Ram lamb

Reserve - Kerrin Forsyth. Gimmer

ZWARBLES BREED

Ram, Shearling or upwards - 1, C & H Duffy, The Smiddy Bumgalow, Dunragit; 2, N & R Bodle, 2 High Boreland, Glenluce. Broomhillbank Cong; 3, Rachael, Amy and Murray Stewart, Challochmun Bungalow, Glenluce. Killymallaght Calvin

Ewe, having reared a lamb - 1, I M Brisbane, Little Tongue, Castle Kennedy. Killmallacht Classact; 2, C & H Duffy; 3, N & R Bodle. Hellstanes Calla

Gimmer - 1, C & H Duffy; 2, Rachael, Amy and Murray Stewart. Lochwood Doris; 3, Rachael, Amy and Murray Stewart. Pendle Diamond

Ram Lamb - 1, Rebecca Torbet, Whitecrook, Dunragit; 2, Caitlin McCornick, Stewarton, Kirkinner. Stewarton Ebeneezer; 3, Rachael, Amy and Murray Stewart. Challochmun Everest

Ewe lamb - 1, Rebecca Torbet; 2, C & H Duffy; 3, I M Brisbane. Auchenmantle Enigma

Champion - Rebecca Torbet. Ewe lamb

Reserve - C & H Duffy. Gimmer

ANY OTHER PURE BREED OF SHEEP

Ram, 2 years or upwards – 1, Robert W Templeton - Charollais

Shearling Ram – 2, Libby Adams, Clugston, Kirkcowan. Shetland

Ewe, having rea1ed a lamb – 1, Tomos Gwynne, Castle wigg, Whithorn. Kerry Hill; 2, Libby Adams. Shetland

Gimmer – 1, Robert W Templeton. Charollais; 2, Jim & Wallace Kennedy, Lyonpark, Lyonston, Maybole. Charollais; 3, Libby Adams. Shetland

Ram Lamb – 1&2, Libby Adams. Shetland

Ewe Lamb – 1, Jim & Wallace Kennedy. Charollais; 2, Tomos Gwynne. Kerry Hill; 3, Libby Adams. Shetland

Champion - Robert W Templton, Charollais Ram Lamb

Reserve - Jim & Wallace Kennedy. Charollais Ewe lamb

BLUEFACE LEICESTER SHEEP

Ram, two years old or upwards – 1, William Barrowman, Mid Knockglass, Stranraer; 2, T & J Cannon, Little Torhouse, Wigtown ; 3, William Murray, High Ersock, Whithorn

Shearling Ram – 1&2, William Murray; 3, Graham Adams, Clugston, Kirkcowan

Ram Lamb – 1, William Barrowman; 2&3, William Murray

Ewe, having reared a lamb this year – 1, William Murray; 2, T & J Cannon; 3, William Barrowman

Gimmer – 1, T & J Cannon; 2&3, William Murray

Ewe Lamb – 1, William Barrowman; 2, T & J Cannon; 3, William Murray

Group of Three Sheep from Bluefaced Sheep Classes – 1, William Barrowman; 2, William Murray

Champion – William Barrowman. Ewe lamb

Reserve – William Murray. Ewe

SCOTCH MULE

Ewe Lamb – 1, William Barrowman, Mid Knockglass, Stranraer; 2&3, Hamish Hamilton, Derrie, Port William

Gimmer – 1&3, Hamish Hamilton; 2, T & J Cannon, Little Torhouse, Wigtown.

Pen of three – 1, William Barrowman; 2, Hamish Hamilton

Champion – W Barrowman

Reserve - Hamish Hamilton

RYELAND BREED

Ryeland, Coloured Male – 1, C&R Smyth, Urral, Kirkcowan; 2&3, Laura White, Pleasance of Cargen, Islesteps, Dumfries

Ryeland, Coloured female – 1, Laura White; 2 & 3, Chris Smyth

Ryeland, White Male – 1, A Hunter Blair, Nether Cleugh, Dalry, Castle Douglas; 2, Stephanie Mactaggert, Garwald, Haugh of Urr; 3, A & D Mitchell, Wellhill Steading, New Cumnock

Ryeland, White female – 1 & 3, A & D Mitchell; 2, A Hunter Blair

Champion – Laura White. Coloured female

Reserve – C & R Smyth. Coloured male

BLACKFACE SHEEP

Ram, two shear and over – 1, Larg Farming Co. Ltd, Blairs House, Creetown; 2, IRS Bond, Glen, Gatehouse

Shearling Ram – 1, Colin McClymont, Cuil, Palnure; 2, Drannandow Farms, Drannandow, Minnigaff; 3, Larg Farming Co.

Ram Lamb – 1,IRS Bond; 2, Drannandow Farms; 3, Colin McClymont

Pair of Ram Lambs – 1, IRS Bond; 2, Drannandow Farms

Ewe, rearing a lamb this year – 1, IRS Bond; 2, Larg Farming Co.; 3, Colin McClymont

Gimmer – 1, Colin McClymont; 2&3, IRS Bond

Ewe Lamb – 1, Drannandow Farms 2, IRS Bond; 3, Colin McClymont

Pair of Ewe Lambs – 1, Drannandow Farms

Group of Three Sheep from separate Blackface Sheep Classes – 1, IRS Bond; 2, Colin McClymont; 3, Drannandow Farms

Champion – IRS Bond, Ewe

Reserve - Colin McClymont. Gimmer

COMMERCIAL SHEEP

Pen of three lambs cross-bred from Charollaos sire -1, James Templeton, Carslae, Wigtown; 2, John Howatson, Risk, Newton Stewart

Pen of three lambs cross-bred from Texel sire - 1, James Templeton; 2, R Templeton & Co, Carslae, Wigtown; 3, East Barr Farming, East Barr, Port William

Pen of three lambs, any other breed - 1, W D Adams & Sons, Torhousekie, Wigtown; 2, R Templeton & Co.

Pen of three prime lambs, of any breed or cross - 1, David Adams, Torhousekie, Wigtown; 2, Robert W Templeton, Carslae, Wigtown; 3, Kay Templeton, Carslae, Wigtown

Champion - James Templeton

Reserve - David Adams

Sheep Young Hnadlers

5-10 - 1, K Brooke; 2, T Gwynne; 3, J McIlwraith

11-13 - 1, M Corcoran; 2, Z Oxley; 3, N Bodle

Mcmillan shield - Kerr Brooke

GOATS

White Goats

Milker. Female goat that has bourne a kid, any age in milk - 1, W & I McCreath, Polquhanity, Carsphairn. Kenside Tallullah

Female Kid, over 2 mothns old and under i year at date of show - 1, W & I McCreath. Polquhanity Floss

Coloured Goats

Milker. Female goat that has bourne a kid, any age in milk - 1, Mrs Lynda Shaw, Kirriereoch, Bargrennan. Carrick Athene; 2, Mrs Lynda Shaw. Carrick Bonny; 3, W & I McCreath. Kenside Sunshine

Goatling - 1, Nancy McCreath; 2, Mrs L Shaw; 3, W & I McCreath

Female Kid - 1, Mrs Lynda Shaw. Carrick Cassini; 2, Mrs Lynda Shaw. Carrick Catniss; 3, Nancy McCreath, Newtonhill, Kirkinner

Champion -

Reserve -

Young Handlers - 1,R Phillips; 2, Naomi McCreath; 3, Rachel McCreath

FLEECE COMPETITION

Greyface, mule, lustre and sundry - 1, L Templeton;, Oldland, Kirkcowan; 2, Mel Duncan, The Paddock, Whithorn

Fine and Medium – 1, Maud Walker, Barwinnock, Whauphill; 2, Mel Duncan; 3, Emma McCornick, Boreland, Kirkcowan

Naturally coloured – 1& 2, Mel Duncan; 3, C & R Smyth, Urrall, Kirkcowan

Champion – Maud Walker

Reserve – Mel Duncan

CROOKS & WALKING STICKS

Walking Sticks, plain wooden, one piece - 1& 2, Ian McConchie, Hinton, Gatehouse of Fleet; 3, David Seaton, Torcy Drive, Girvan.

Walking Sticks, plain wooden, jointed – 1, 2 & 3, Ian McConchie

Walking Stick, plain hornhead - 1&2, Ian McConchie; 3, John Scott, The Craig, Newcastleton

Walking Stick, ornamental wooden, jointed -1, 2 & 3, Ian McConchie. 

Walking Stick, ornamental hornhead –  1& 2, Ian McConchie; 3, John Scott

Shepherd’s Crook, wooden, one piece –  Robert Houstin, Main Street, Barrhill

Shepherd’s Crook, hornhead – 1&3, Robert Houstin; 2, G Cuthbertson, Lochton Mill, Barrhill

Walking Stick, with antler stick head – 1, 2 & 3, John Scott

Champion - Ian McConchie

Reserve - Ian McConchie

Scarecrow Competition

1, Coulter clan, 2, Oxley family; 3, McKinnel family.

Stranraer Show results extra:

Sheep

Inter-Breed Champion

Greyhill Perpetual Trophy, for Inter-Breed Champion - James I A Wallace, Claycrop Farm, Kirkiner, Suffolk Ewe; 2, M & C Drummond, Cassington Farm, Maybole, BFL Ewe

Perpetual Trophy for best Continental sheep - Neale & Janet McQuistin, High Airyolland, New Luce, Beltex Gimmer

The Bank of Scotland Perpetual Trophy for the best male or female animal of the Liecester breed - M & C Drummond, Cassington Farm, Maybole, BFL Ewe

Please note that the winner of the Kirkpatrick Perpetual Rosebowl at the Border Leicester National Show 2017, at last week’s show was John B Barrowman’s gimmer, not M&A Steel’s gimmer as reported. Our apologies to Mr Barrowman.

Supreme Champion Commercial Cattle - Any Breed, a Single Heifer from A&E Vance, Bridgehouse, Whithorn

Supreme Champion Commercial Cattle - Any Breed, a Single Heifer from A&E Vance, Bridgehouse, Whithorn