ROYAL VISITOR . . . Princess Anne meets the competition hosts, George and Hazel Mair and their family
The prestigious competition is being held at Meikleholm Farm, near Parkgate, Dumfries.
Dressed in a green tweed trouser suit, she toured the site meeting the organisers, competitors and hosts George and Hazel Mair and their family.
The competition, which is attracting large crowds from around the UK and overseas, continues until Saturday evening.