Leading the way in the senior Aberdeen-Angus classes at Stirling today for the Stars of the Future Calf Show under judge Iain Campbell was Netherton Kelso from Messrs McLaren. Born September 2013, this one is by the 36,000gns The Moss Mr Eshton and is out of Netherton Karama E368,making him maternal brother to this year’s successful show cow. He was also calf champion at the Summer National Show at The Three Counties Show.
Reserve to him was Adrian and Graeme Parke with their July 2013-born Coolermoney Rochell N375. By the home bred sire Coolermoney Rolf L187 she is out of Coolermoney Raven L117 and was shown last week at the Winter National Show where she stood third. This one has won three local breed championships this summer, as well as reserve junior champion at Balmoral in May and first at the All Ireland.
Reserve senior male champion was Alison Cuthbertson with JAC Power Cruiser N027, a Mac Elvis son out of Blelack Princess Candie L446, while the reserve senior heifer championship went to Richard and Carol Rettie with Billinge Magic Jenya Erica N258, a Peter Pershore daughter out of Mosston Muir Jennifer Erica.
In the junior championship it was Mark Wattie at the halter of Tonley Jose Ebanks-Blake, a Blelack Evor son out of Blelack Jubilee Erica,a cow purchased at the Blelack matrons sale on the strength of her calf on sale day. She bred last year’s calf champion for the father and son team who has been retained as a herd sire.
Reserve to him was Hamish and Margaret Sclater with Deveron Leggat, a Deveron Master Banbury son out of Deveron Lady. This is the first time this one has been shown and will be in the team for Black Beauty Bonanza.
Taking the junior female championship was Neil Dobson with Copperidge Royal Lady P933, a Rawburn Elysium daughter out of Wall Royal Lady.
Reserve to her was the second prize Martin McCornick with Mccornick Kerry. This one is by Duncanziemere Edwin out of Halbeath Kerry and was a first prize winner at the Winter National Show last week.
Bulls born 2nd July to 30th December 2013
1st W and D McLaren’s Netherton Kelso, by The Moss Mr Eshton
2nd A Cuthbertson’s JAC Power Cruiser N027, by Mac Elvis K085
3rd Marsdens Farms’ Liley Duke of Windso, by Ardrossan Admiral A2
Heifers born 22nd July to 29th December 2013
1st Adrian and Graeme Parke’s Coolermoney Rochell N375, by Coolermoney Rolf L187
2nd R and C Rettie’s Billinge Magic Jenya Erica N258, by Netherallan Peter Pershore E052
3rd A Cuthbertson’s JAC Blackbird N020, by Mac Elvis K085
4th R McNeil’s Kincardine Castle Whisper N978, by Blelack Krackerjack Lad H914
Bulls born 2nd January to 18th February 2014
1st Marsdens Farms’ Liley Edmund, by CCL Dateline
2nd G and N Taylor’s Mosshall Red Elite P352, by Red Lazy MC Cowboy Cut 26U
3rd R McNeil’s Kincardine Castle Poacher P999, by Kincardine Caslte Endrigg
4th D Whiteford’s Borewell Elmarig, by Bosullow Elmark G209
5th D Whiteford’s Borewell Dunbar, by Nightingale Dunbar
Bulls born 3rd March to 3rd April 2014
1st H Sclater’s Deveron Leggat, by Deveron Master Banbury L376
2nd H Sclater’s Deveron Frost, by Deveron Master Banbury L376
3rd A Cuthbertson’s JAC Khan P030, by Netherton Big Edition
4th R and C Rettie’s Glenbuchat Kenneth P449, by Lockerley Kobra H954
5th J Walsh’s Buckhurst Pioneer, by Blelack Entertainer
Bulls born 7th April to 4th May 2014
1st Neil and Mark Wattie’s Tonley Jose Ebanks-Blake, by Blelack Evor
2nd N Massie’s Blelack Lord Blackcock P302, by Weeton Estimator L320
3rd A Cuthbertson’s JAC Evermore P034, by The Moss Mr Eshton D409
4th Neil and Mark Wattie’s Tonley Evor, by Blelack Evor H929
5th H Sclater’s Deveron Linlay, by Deveron Master Banbury L376
Heifers born 1st January to 7th February 2014
1st N Dobson’s Copperidge Royal Lady P933, by Rawburn Elysium F547
2nd M McCornick’s Mccornick Kerry, by Duncanziemere Edwin J311
3rd G and N Taylor’s Mosshall Red Essence P351, by Red Lazy MC Cowboy Cut 26U
4th S Dick’s Strath Urr Zara P003, by Belhaven Barnsness
5th D Whiteford’s Borewell Blackbird, by Nighitngale Perry
Heifers born 14th March to 1st April 2014
1st J Gilmour’s Belhaven Island Girl P090, by Rawburn Elysium F547
2nd H Sclater’s Deveron Estorella, by Deveron Master Banbury L376
3rd K and E Brown’s Craigowmill Tiller Girl P779, by Auchengray Eustace K785
4th Neil and Mark Wattie’s Tonley Princess, by Blelack Evor H929
Heifers born 2nd April to 30th May 2014
1st N Massie’s Blelack Eyrie P283, by Blelack Egotist
2nd R and C Rettie’s Retties Lady Ruth P280, by Rawburn Elysium F547
3rd J Walsh’s Buckhurst Bridget Maid, by Blelack Entertainer
4th W and R Dunlop’s Auchengray Eulova P138, by Auchengray Earl M937