After some excellent and speedy judging by James Callion the 2012 Red Ladies Champion is the outstanding Trueman Grazia from Henry Savage & Sons. The champion animal is sired by Haltcliffe Vermount and is out of the Irish bred Cookstown dam. This is the second time the Savages have won the Red Ladies Derby – the first time being with Trueman Duet who went on to sell for 38,000gns. In 2011 the Trueman Herd also won the National Limousin Show held at Carlisle with Trueman Euphonium.
The Reserve Overall Championship today has gone to Stirling Breeders R & J Graham with Grahams Gabriella, sired by Grahams Alexander this May 2011 born heifer is out of the French bred cow Nitouche. In 2011 Grahams Gabriella won the best heifer born in Scotland award within the Scottish Limousin Herd Competition.
That is the judging brought to a close with the sale due to commence at 11.30