There is no disputing success of Lismore Agricultural Show
LISMORE Agricultural Show results were. Blackface sheep. Ewe in milk: 1 John Carmichael, 2 Donald Maccoll, 3 Willlie Kelly. Gimmer: 1 John Carmichael, 2 Jim Mitchell, 3 John Carmichael. Ewe lamb: 1, 2, 3 John Carmichael. Blackface champion and reserve: John Carmichael. Cross sheep. Ewe in milk: 1 Donald MacCormick, 2 Tamsin McVean, 3 James MacCormick. Gimmer: 1 Jim Mitchell, 2 Neil Carmichael, 3 Neil Carmichael. Ewe lamb: 1 John Carmichael, 2 John Carmichael, 3 Tamsin McVean. Cross sheep champion and reserve: John Carmichael. Purebred sheep. Purebred male: 1 Tamsin McVean, 2 Donald MacCormick, 3 Donald MacCormick. Purebred tup lamb: 1 Donald MacColl, 2 Calum MacGillvary. Ewe in milk: 1 Calum MacGillvary, 2 Donald MacColl, 3 Calum MacGillvary. Gimmer: 1 Donald MacColl, 2 Donald MacColl, 3 Calum MacGillvary. Ewe lamb: 1 Calum MacGillvary, 2 Donald MacColl, 3 Donald MacColl. Champion: Tamsin MacVean. Reserve: Calum MacGillvary. Overall sheep champion: John Carmichael with blackface ewe lamb. Cattle. Autumn-born bull calf: 1 Donald MacCormick. Autumn-born quey calf: 1 Archie MacGillvary, 2 Archie MacGillvary, 3 John Carmichael. Spring-born bull calf: 1 Donald MacCormick, 2 Donald MacCormick, 3 Archie MacGillvary. Spring-born quey calf: 1 James MacCormick, 2 John Carmichael, 3 Archie Macgillvary. Junior cattle champion: James MacCormick. Reserve: Donald MacCormick. Senior cattle.
Heifer suitable for breeding: 1 John Carmichael, 2 Archie MacGillvary, 3 John Carmichael. Cow in milk: 1 Archie MacGillvary, 2 Archie MacGillvary, 3 Donald MacCormick. Senior cattle Champion: John Carmichael. Reserve: Archie MacGillvary.
Overall show champion: James MacCormick’s calf. Reserve: John Carmichael’s blackface ewe lamb.
Collie dog: 1 Rosie Dairon, 2 James MacColl, 3 Ewen Livingston. Pet dog: 1 Gilly Dixon- Spain, 2 Sue Campbell, 3 Alison Bell. Champion dog: Gilly Dixon- Spain.
Flowers best exhibit: Memory Mcdonald. Adult baking most points and best exhibit: Marie Carmichael. Clootie dumpling: Rosemary MacCormick. Junior baking most points and best exhibit: Elaisaid Maclean Fleming. Veg most points: Duncan Ferguson. Adult handicrafts most points: Sarah McDonald. Best handicraft exhibit: Marie Carmichael. Junior handicraft 0-7: Ruairidh Maclean Flemming. Most points junior handicrafts 7+: Elasaid Maclean Fleming.
Judging the sheep was a serious business.
The thumb’s up is a clear sign of the show’s success.
An excited canine cup-winner.
Laura Cook decorates her bottle of rose petal infused gin with twine.
Rosemary MacCormick won the prize for the top clootie dumpling.
James MacCormick holds aloft ‘the big fish’ after his heifer calf won overall champion.
Rowen Carr of Coll, left, and Katie Cook of Lismore selling ‘A Piece of Lismore just for you’.
Geoff Hawkes of Lismore Shellfish shucks oysters from Port Ramsay.