2017 Forage Competition

Competition Judge

Robert Mitchell,

Drumdreel Strathmiglo, Fife



David Yates

Meikle Firthhead Castle Dougl


County Prize

Ayrshire :

M & R Hamilton

Barmoorhill, Tarbolton Ayr


K & I Millar & Sons Ltd

Trailflat, Lochmaben, Lockerbie


D & M Yates

East Logan, Castle Douglas

Wigtownshire :

J McKay & Son Broughton Mains

Sorbie, Newton Stewart

Young Farmers Dairy Prize

1st Young Farmers Dairy Prize

Matthew, Ewan & Tom McTaggart

Rascarrel, Castle Douglas

2nd Young Farmers Dairy Prize

Andrew McWilliam

Colfin Farm Lochans, Stranraer

3rd Young Farmers Dairy Prize

Robert Ramsay

Lodge of Kelton Castle Douglas

Young Farmers Beef Prize

1st Young Farmers Beef Prize

Stuart Cowan

East Lane Gate, Dumfries

2nd Young Farmers Beef Prize

Craig Marshall

Auchenleck, Auchencairn Castle Douglas


1st Maize Prize

M Young & Sons

Waterside Farm Thornhill

2nd Maize Prize

Crichton Royal Farm Dumfries

3rd Maize Prize

Stuart Cowan,  

East Lanegate Lockerbie

Open Dairy

1st Open Dairy Prize


Ingleston, Irongray Dumfries

2nd Open Dairy Prize

East Logan, Castle Douglas

Brian Yates

3rd Open Dairy Prize

Andrew McKay

Broughton Mains, Newton Stewart

1st Open Beef Prize

Open Beef

Andrew Nelson Cogarth

Parton, Castle Douglas SWSGS 2018

2nd Open Beef Prize

Michael Walker

Drumbuie Sanquhar

3rd Open Beef Prize

Harry Hiddleston

The Park, Shawhead Dumfries


1st Wholecrop Prize

Mr Brian T McMicken

Ernespie Dairy Castle Douglas

2nd Wholecrop Prize

J & A Nelson

Redcroft, Parton Castle Douglas

3rd Wholecrop Prize

John Watson

High Mark, Leswalt Stranraer

Contractors Prize

1st Contractors Prize

D Watson

Byeloch, Mousewald Dumfries

2nd Contractors Prize

P Cowan

East Lanegate Lochmaben

Big Bale

1st Big Bale Prize

PJN & SM Morris

Greengate House Waterbeck Lockerbie

2nd Big Bale Prize SWSGS

Keith Davidson

Halmyre Haugh of Urr Castle Douglas

3rd Big Bale Prize

John & Robert Fleming

Castle Sinniness Glenluce

Newton Stewart

The Michael Milligan Prize, for attention to detail

Michael Walker

Drumbuie, Sanquhar