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The West Backs Farm herd picked up the prize for best overall at Kintyre Holstein Breeders Club’s annual herds competition.
Held over Monday May 9 and Tuesday May 10, Willie Ralston had the difficult job of judging this year’s competition.
At the end of the two days, members enjoyed a lovely dinner and prize-giving at Machrihanish Golf Club where the results were announced, as follows:
- Small herds: 1 Kilkeddan, 2 Trodigal, 3 Coledrain.
- Large herds: 1 West Backs, 2 Kilkivan, 3 Drumalea.
- Individual: 1 West Backs, 2nd Kikeddan, 3 Kilkivan.
- Milk records: 1 Machrihanish, 2 West Backs, 3 Kilkeddan.
- Best herd overall: West Backs. Reserve: Kilkeddan.
‘Thanks to our competitors, those who followed throughout the day and to our judge,’ said a club spokesperson.