Perkhill Emperor HO11, our outstanding bull calf from last year, reaches 790 kg at
400 days. He, along with 20 other young stock, have been scanned and his figures
are available on the Society website. Overall, he shows good EBV’s with +28 & +34
for terminal and self replacing indexes respectively. He and Perkhill Black Magic
are being prepared for the Royal Highland Show, our first time in the event!
February 2009 - New Females from Perth A second Wedderlie cow, with calf at foot,
has been purchased at the February Sales to add to the cow & calf purchased last
year at the sale. Three very nice heifers where also purchased, including: Laigh
Highgate Emmy, Mosston Muir Duchess & Shelau Kute Pixie.
February 2009 - New Stock Bull
Blelack Woodpecker, a son of Blelack Black Stock, came second in his class at the
February 2008 Perth Bull Sales. He was purchased, 8500 guineas, for his powerful
frame and terrific back.
Royal Highland Show 2009 Reserve Junior Champion: Perkhill Emperor
2nd Junior Yearling Heifer Class: Black Magic
Banchory Show 2009
2nd Yearling Bull: Perkhill Eagle
2nd Yearling Heifer
Tarland Show 2009
Reserve Overall Champion: Rosemount Black Knight
2nd Heifer Class: Perkhill Elizabeth
September 2008 - New Females
New female lines have been added to the Perkhill Herd:
- 6 in calf heifers from Glenbervie.
- 4 in calf heifers from Ladycroft.
- 3 heifers from St. Fort.
- 1 heifer from Eastlands.
June 2008 - First Bull Sold
Whinbush Black Duke F085, was the first bull sold from
the Perkhill Herd to Mr Leonard McIntosh for his commercial cattle herd at Durris.
At the 2007 Black
Beauty Bonanza, he was third in his class and was the bull Charlotte used to win
the Junior Handler title.
Above : William with Perkhill Black Magic.
Right: Charlotte, the 2007 Black Beauty
Bonanza Junior Handler, with Whinbush Black Duke.
Above: Perkhill Emperor & Whinbush Echo.
Black Beauty Bonanza 2008
Overall Bull Calf Champion: Perkhill Emperor
Echt Show 2008
2nd Bull Calf: Perkhill Emperor
2nd Heifer Calf: Perkhill Black Magic
2nd Cow: Whinbush Echo
Banchory Show 2008 1st Bull Calf: Perkhill Emperor