Kintyre Agricultural Show 2018 results – sheep

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A good turnout of sheep saw the Newmains, Islay Texel flock, of Sheena Woodrow, take top honours at Kintyre Agricultural Society’s show last Friday.

The results in full are: Blackfaces: Aged tup (open): A J Ronald, Coulinlongart. Aged tup (confined): A J Ronald, Coulinlongart. Two shear tup (open): 1 Messrs McArthur, Arnicle, 2 Messrs McArthur, Arnicle. Two shear tup (confined): 1 Gillespie & Preston, Crosshill, 2 Toby Welch, Kilwhipnach. Shearling (open): 1 Messrs McArthur, Arnicle, 2 Messrs McArthur, Arnicle, 3 Gillespie & Preston, Crosshill. Shearling (confined): 1 Gillespie & Preston, Crosshill, 2 Toby Welch, Kilwhipnach. Tup lamb (open): 1 Messrs McArthur, Arnicle, 2 Elliot Bowman, Upper Cragbus, 3 Messrs McArthur, Arnicle. Tup lamb (confined): 1 Peter McKerral, Tangy, 2 Gillespie & Preston, Crosshill, 3 Gillespie & Preston, Crosshill. Milk ewe (open): 1 Messrs McArthur, Arnicle, 2 Messrs McArthur, Arnicle, 3 Gillespie & Preston, Crosshill. Milk ewe (confined): 1 Gillespie & Preston, Crosshill, 2 J & M Turner, Killdaloig, 3 Gillespie & Preston, Crosshill. Two shear in milk (open): 1 Messrs McArthur, Arnicle, 2 Gillespie & Preston, Crosshill, 3 Elliot Bowman, Upper Cragbus. Two shear in milk (confined): 1 Gillespie & Preston, Crosshill, 2 Gillespie & Preston, Crosshill, 3 A J Ronald, Coulinlongart. Gimmer (open): 1 Messrs McArthur, Arnicle, 2 Gillespie & Preston, Crosshill, 3 Elliot Bowman, Upper Cragbus. Gimmer (confined): 1 Gillespie & Preston, Crosshill, 2 Gillespie & Preston, Crosshill, 3 Peter McKerral, Tangy. Gimmer young farmer/juvenile (open): 1 Elsie McArthur, 2 Alastair McArthur, 3 Jake Ronald. Ewe lamb (open): 1 Gillespie & Preston, Crosshill, 2 Messrs McArthur, Arnicle, 3 Messrs McArthur, Arnicle. Ewe lamb (confined): 1 Gillespie & Preston, Crosshill, 2 Gillespie & Preston, Crosshill, 3 Jake Ronald, Coulinlongart. Ewe with lamb at foot: 1 Messrs McArthur, Arnicle, 2 Gillespie & Preston, Crosshill, 3 Gillespie & Preston, Crosshill. Group of three: 1 Messrs McArthur, Arnicle, 2 Gillespie & Preston, Crosshill, 3 Toby Welch, Kilwhipnach. Champion (open): Messrs McArthur, Arnicle. Champion (confined): Gillespie & Preston, Crosshill. Reserve champion (confined): Gillespie & Preston, Crosshill.

Fat lambs: Single prime lamb: 1 Ian McKendrick, High Dalrioch, 2 Ian McKendrick, High Dalrioch, 3 Robin Squair, Lower Killernie. Three lambs any other X: 1 Ian McKendrick, High Dalrioch, 2 Robin Squair, Lower Killernie, 3 Rosslyn Smith, Ballimore. Champion: Ian McKendrick, High Dalrioch. Reserve champion: Robin Squair, Lower Killernie.

Leicester sheep: Aged tup: 1 Thomas Cameron, Gartvaigh, 2 Jim Semple, Dalbhradden, 3 Linzi Cameron, Parkfergus. Shearling tup: 1 Jean McLachlan, Killdaloig, 2 Paul Grumoli, Millknowe, 3 Jim Semple, Dalbhradden. Ewe in milk: 1 Jean McLachlan, Killdaloig, 2 Thomas Cameron, Gartvaigh, 3 J & M Turner, Killdaloig. Gimmer: 1 J & M Turner, Killdaloig, 2 Jean McLachlan, Killdaloig, 3 Jean McLachlan, Killdaloig. Tup lamb: 1 Jean McLachlan, Killdaloig, 2 J & M Turner, Killdaloig, 3 Peter McKerral, Tangy. Ewe lamb: 1 Thomas Cameron, Gartvaigh, 2 Paul Grumoli, Millknowe, 3 Paul Grumoli, Millknowe. Group of three: 1 J & M Turner, Killdaloig, 2 Thomas Cameron, Gartvaigh. Champion: Jean McLachlan, Killdaloig. Reserve champion: J & M Turner, Killdaloig. Interbreed champion: J & M Turner, Killdaloig. Interbreed reserve: Messrs McArthur, Arnicle.

Suffolks: Ram two shear or over: 1 Thomas Cameron, Gartvaigh. Ewe: 1 Jean McLachlan, Killdaloig, 2 Neil MacDonald, Cruach, Islay, 3 Thomas Cameron, Gartvaigh. Yeld gimmer: 1 Thomas Cameron, Gartvaigh, 2 Thomas Cameron, Gartvaigh. Ewe lamb: 1 Thomas Cameron, Gartvaigh, 2 Neil MacDonald, Cruach, Islay. Group of three: 1 Thomas Cameron, Gartvaigh. Champion: Jean McLachlan, Killdaloig. Reserve champion: Thomas Cameron, Gartvaigh.

Mules and Greyfaces: Ewe in milk: 1 R M McCallum, Putechan, 2 R M McCallum, Putechan, 3 Jim Semple, Dalbhradden. Yeld gimmer: 1 J & M Turner, Killdaloig, 2 Peter McKerral, Tangy, 3 J & M Turner, Killdaloig. Ewe lamb: 1 Gillespie & Preston, Crosshill, 2 J & M Turner, Killdaloig, 3 Peter McKerral, Tangy. Champion: J & M Turner, Killdaloig. Reserve Champion: R M McCallum, Putechan.

Texels: Tup two shear or over: 1 Ian McKendrick, High Dalrioch, 2 Ian McKendrick , High Dalrioch. Shearling tup: 1 Rory Colville, Langa, 2 Rory Colville, Langa, 3 John Pirie, Machrihanish. Ewe in milk: 1 Sheena Woodrow, Newmains, Islay, 2 John Pirie, Machrihanish, 3 Elliot Bowman, Upper Cragbus. Yeld gimmer: 1 Sheena Woodrow, Newmains, Islay, 2 J & M Cairns, Lochside, 3 Sheena Woodrow, Newmains, Islay. Tup lamb: 1Sheena Woodrow, Newmains, Islay, 2 Sheena Woodrow, Newmains, Islay, 3 Sheena Woodrow, Newmains, Islay. Ewe lamb: 1 J & M Cairns, Lochside, 2 Sheena Woodrow, Newmains, Islay, 3 John Pirie, Machrihanish. Group of three: 1 Sheena Woodrow, Newmains, Islay, 2 Sheena Woodrow, Newmains, Islay, 3 Ian McKendrick, High Dalrioch. Champion: Sheena Woodrow, Newmains, Islay. Reserve champion: Sheena Woodrow, Newmains, Islay.

Brooke Woodrow with the sheep show champion and Sheena Woodrow with the reserve champion from her Newmains, Islay Texel flock. 25_c32kasshow03_texel

Lara Sinclair, Kildalloig with the champion Blue Faced Leicester. 25_c32kasshow04_blue_faced

Gavin McLachlan showing the champion Suffolk ewe for his aunty Jean McLaclan, Kildalloig. 25_c32kasshow05_Suffolk_Ewe