champion Alan Cowans with the Philliphaugh champion North Country Park which was the overall winner in the sheep rings
The data also show that vision and colour pattern genes remain coupled despite the fact that they are located on three different chromosomes and that species still interbreed
. Such a coupling had been previously reported when the two sets of genes are very close to each other on chromosomes, in which case they are protected from sexual recombination, but not when they are on different chromosomes.
PRIZE: Martin Irvine with his Limousin beef interbreed
and junior interbreed
champion Anside Orton at Keith.
"Were absolutely delighted to win here at Dumfries for it's our 15th Texel championship at Park Farm and we've also won the interbreed
title here several times as well."
This time Tecwyn''s duo came out top, so avoiding the two interbreed
reserve titles won by son Llion in the sheep section.
champion was the March 2006-born Llanwenog ewe Ffarm Fach May from Huw and Lynwen Jenkins, Llanwnnen, Lampeter, Ceredigion, which sold to D Pickering, North Kelsey, Lincolnshire, for 150gns.
SHOW THE WAY: Upsydaisy took supreme breed and interbreed
titles and was part of the winning Burke Trophy pair and Team of Five.
This 14-month-old Limousin cross heifer not only boasts six championships from six shows under her belt, but also several interbreed
and reserve titles.
An Aberdeen Angus heifer was the reserve interbreed
champion this year.
The DNA sequences revealed that these small colonies forced Neanderthals to interbreed
in high numbers.
According to the researchers, the only modern humans whose ancestors did not interbreed
with Neanderthals are apparently sub-Saharan Africans.
Supreme Sheep Interbreed
group of three Champions, was won by the Lleyn breed, one yearling ram, and two shearling ewes, with father and daughter Wynne and Menna Davies of Bronallt, Morfa Nefyn, Gwynedd Crowds brave wet weather on the final day Supreme Sheep Interbreed
highland Champion, 3 year old Ewe, Welsh Hill Speckle Face with owner Richard Howatson, Erw Salusbury, Denbigh