Next week’s big Balthayock birthday party will celebrate a Charolais breed milestone and half a century of renowned pedigree stockmanship in the Sidlaws.
Charolais bulls peaked at 12,000gn at the breed’s spring show and sale at Borderway Mart in Carlisle.
Charolais and Simmentals both enjoyed a solid clearance and peaked at 8,500gn at United Auctions’ May bull sale at Stirling, with the Charolais breed selling 33 to average £5,676, while 29 Simmentals sold to level at £4,439.
A search is under way for a runaway steer which leaped over a fence after being spooked by a pheasant - and was last seen stampeding across the A96 Aberdeen to Inverness road.
Charolais bulls sold to a top of 13,000gn at the closing day of the Stirling Bull Sales.
Charolais cattle from the Irvine family’s Inverlochy herd regularly hit the headlines in the show and sale rings having secured several five-figure prices with bulls over the years.
Charolais bulls met a flying trade at the closing day of the Stirling Bull Sales.
Perthshire breeder Bill Bruce led the charge at the Charolais spring show and sale at Carlisle.
Farmers from across Scotland and farther afield gathered for the May Stirling Bull Sales at United Auctions.
A top price of 9,200gn was paid in the Charolais sale at the Stirling Bull Sales.
A top price of 6,200gn was achieved at yesterday’s multi-breed show and sale of pedigree cattle at Thainstone.
A Scottish Charolais breeder has been crowned cream of the crop by the breed society.
Charolais bulls met a flying trade at yesterday’s Stirling Bull Sales with a new breed sale average set and a top price of 46,000gn paid.
It’s not often the last animal in the ring attracts one of the day’s top bids, but trade for Charolais bulls got stronger as the Stirling sale progressed and concluded with a top bid of 12,000gn.
The British Charolais Cattle Society has thanked "strong commercial interest" for an increase in averages at its spring show and sale of bulls in Carlisle.
A Charolais bull took home the champion rosettes and top price at Aberdeen and Northern Marts' annual show and sale of bulls yesterday.
Scottish beef producers displayed growing confidence in the future of their sector at yesterday's multi-breed pedigree bull sale in Stirling.
A beef farming family from Caithness has been awarded one of the highest accolades in the Scottish Charolais cattle breeding world.
Charolais bulls met a "solid trade" with nine lots selling for five-figure prices at the closing day of the spring Stirling Bull Sales yesterday.
A small-time Charolais breeder from Biggar carried off one of the breed's highest accolades by winning the supreme championship at the Stirling Bull Sales.
A young farmer from Huntly stole the show at yesterday’s Aberdeen Christmas Classic achieving the top price of the day with a home-bred Charolais bull.
Charolais bulls met a selective trade on the closing day of the Stirling Bull Sales yesterday.
A stylish Charolais bull called Blackford Leonardo walked away with the supreme championship for Inverness-shire breeder Anne Macpherson family from Croy.
British Charolais Cattle Society chief executive David Benson has been awarded the presidency of Charolais International, the breed's umbrella organisation for 27 member countries.
Continental bulls sold to a top price of 9,000gn four times at yesterday’s May bull sale at United Auctions in Stirling.
Charolais bulls sold to five-figure sums 13 times on the closing day of the spring Stirling Bull Sales yesterday.
The Charolais breed stole the show at the closing day of the Stirling Bull Sales yesterday when a top price of 50,000gn was achieved.
Young Charolais breeders from across the north-east have been selected to compete in a national competition in Birmingham next month.
If you stopped your average person on the street, and asked them to name a cattle breed, chances are they'd say Aberdeen-Angus.
One of the most renowned pedigree cattle breeders in the north-east has announced plans to sell up his farm and herds.
A freelance stockman from the north took home the best price of the day for the Charolais breed at the Stirling Bull Sales yesterday.
Charolais breeders sold to five-figure sums 10 times yesterday on the closing day of the Stirling Bull Sales.