News and Features

A snap shot of the latest news from the society including shows, sales, our youth development programme and from our regional clubs. 

20 Oct 2014 Shown females top at 3300gns in Stirling

Leading the shown offering of Angus females today was the overall female champion Ardoyne Royal Lavender N231 from the Rennie family which sold for 3300gns.

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20 Oct 2014 Tonley Pato N938 tops Stirling trade at 12,000gns

Aberdeen-Angus bulls have met a steady trade today in Stirling, but it was the pre-sale champion who took the headlines from the show and sale ring in the form of Tonley Pato N938 from father and son team of Neil and Mark Wattie, Tonley, Aberdeenshire. Born April 2013, Pato is by the Netherallan Peter Pershore E052 son Blelack Evor H929 and is out of the Hurdcott Elixier E215 daughter Tonley Princess K729.

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20 Oct 2014 Tonley herd secures Stirling October championship

The Aberdeenshire-based Tonley herd of father and son team Neil and Mark Wattie have secured the overall championship in Stirling today, having come through as junior champion under judge Ian Mathers. Their leader was the April 2013-born Tonley Pato N938 (lot 52), a Blelack Evor H929 son out of the Hurdcott Elixier E215 daughter Tonley Princess K729.

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20 Oct 2014 Ardoyne secure Stirling female championship

The first of today's championships at Stirling for the October Sale has gone to the Rennie family with Ardoyne Royal Lavender N231 (lot 111).

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13 Oct 2014 Old Glenort hosts successful YDP Final

The Old Glenort herd of pedigree Aberdeen-Angus cattle belonging to James Porter, Lisburn, was the host this year for yet another highly successful Aberdeen-Angus Youth Development Programme National Final.

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10 Oct 2014 Kingsbrompton wins Warren Trophy

For the third year running Colin Hutchings has won the coveted Warren Trophy, awarded by the Society to a show exhibitor winning the most points for home bred stock at shows with Aberdeen-Angus classes held throughout England and Wales.Colin has had many a successful show season, exhibiting at various shows in the South West of England, as well as supporting the larger classes at National level.

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03 Oct 2014 NADIS Webinars

The October webinars for NADIS have been announced.

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03 Oct 2014 The Schmallemberg virus

Veterinary student Chloe Graham is in her final year at the Royal Veterinary College, London.  As part of her final year research project, she is undertaking a questionnaire based research study about the Schmallenberg virus.Chloe’s family own a small flock of Poll Dorset sheep in Somerset.

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