New Deer Young Farmers hold AGM

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New Deer Young Farmers held their AGM on Tuesday, March 8.

This welcomed this year’s committee as follows:

Alistair Stephen (Club Leader), Stephen Birnie (Stock Judging Convenor), Angus Craig (Tea Convenor) Michael Kindness (Stock Judging Convenor) James Scott (Stock Judging Convenor).

Lydia Stephen (Treasurer), Nicola Thomson (Vice President), Suzi Michie (President), Catherine Beaton (Ladies Convenor).

Scott Elphinstone (Stock Judging Convenor), Nicole Cumming (Chairperson), Claire Brown (Secretary), Gail Leggat (Assistant Secretary) Iain Birnie (Vice Chairperson).

The club attended the Annual John Cummine Cup Stock Judging with Strichen JAC and Deer & District JAC at Thainstone on Thursday, March 10.

Congratulations to Louise Norrie for coming first place in Ladies Juniors and Jack Forman for the closest weight in the ‘guess the weight class’.

The club’s next meeting was on Tuesday, March 15 where members went to Mains of Culsh for a talk and tour round their new milking parlour.

This meeting was very well attended and they would like to thank the McLean Family for taking the time to show them round.

The next club meeting will be held on Tuesday, March 29.

If anyone would like any more information or are interested in coming along to the meetings, please contact Claire Brown 07775 338950 or Nicole Cumming 07837 470181, or message them on Facebook.