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Spring 2012 Born Bull and Heifer Calves

Our Spring 2012 calves have recently been turned out to grass and are available for sale this Summer. From the Shorthorns, we have an exciting group of eleven bull calves by our stock sires, Typhoon, Banqo and Yankee. We  also have a small group of Shorthorn …

Success at Stirling Bull Sales

The Chapelton team were pleased to experiance success at the Stirling Bull Sales this year. Emir won his class and alongside Exemplar won the pairs. They were then joined by Emissary, and together took the group of three. Our other bulls shown stood third and …

Carlisle Sales – May 2013

We have entered two Shorthorns for the Carlisle sale on the 24th of May. Shorthorns Chapelton Excelsior, a powerful son of Cavans Yankee, was two in March. Excelsior was second prize to the Champion and sold for 2,600 gns to I.C. Wilson from Banchory, Kincardineshire. …

Carlisle Sales – May 2012

Beef Shorthorn Chapelton Diplomat Proven on our own commercial cows last summer, Diplomat is a well grown son of Cavans Yankee out of a Chapelton Typhoon daughter. Diplomat was sold to Messrs Thomson, Archbank Farms, Moffat. Aberdeen Angus Chapelton Prince of Darkness K332 Now two …

Stirling Bull Sales – February 2013

We are now looking forward to the coming sales in February. We have entered six Shorthorn bulls by Typhoon and Banqo, and a further two Angus Bulls by Watchword. We are also taking two Shorthorn females, both AI’d to Dunsyre North Star. All bulls passed …

Success in the M&S Scotbeef Aberdeen Angus Finishing Competition

There was a record number of entires to the finishing competition this year making it all the more pleasing to emerge as winners. All ten animals submitted for the competiton, which judged breeding policy and management alongisde carcase confirmation and eating quality, were by home-bred …

Shorthorn Results – Perth Bull Sales 2012

Shorthorn Results – Perth Bull Sales 2012

Chapelton Dauphin, a son of Chapelton Typhoon and from a Tofts Romany daughter, Chapelton Nettle was placed third in the first class. We are very pleased  that Dauphin made 15,000 gns, setting a new breed record at auction. He was bought by Bill and Jane …

Royal Highland Show 2012

Royal Highland Show 2012

The Chapelton team are once again looking forward to the Royal Highland Show in June. We have three bulls by Glenisla Banqo, Cavans Yankee and Chapelton Typhoon shown alongside two heifers, both by Glenisla Banqo. All animals will be available for sale. In the heifer …