Trophies presented to two Orkney families


Two notable Orkney families were presented with trophies in June for their achievements at Thainstone shows and sales this past spring.

The Seatter family – Francis, Jacqueleine and son Robert – of Elsness, Sanday, Orkney, were awarded for their 562kg Aberdeen-Angus cross bullock which achieved the champion title at the show and sale of Aberdeen Angus cattle, sponsored by Aberdeen-Angus Cattle Society, held at Thainstone on 2nd April, 2019. Their champion sold for £1,360.
Messrs T & J Leslie, Quoymorhouse was awarded the Fingask Perpetual trophy for best animal consigned from the Islands along with The Boggartyhead Perpetual cup for the best heifer excluding other trophy winners at Thainstone's store cattle show and sale on Friday, 29th March. Their champion 564kg Limousin Cross achieved £1,580 to Backmuir Livestock.