News Posted: 19th October 2012

Shetland Livestock Marketing Group in conjunction with Aberdeen & Northern Marts sold 1089 Store and Breeding sheep at their sale on Friday 19th October 2012.

All classes met an increased demand and were dearer on the week.

Leading prices Per Head.

Ewe Lambs

Cheviot - £85 £65 Doonbye, Ollaberry; £54 Haggrister, Sullom.

Shetland - £35 & £27 Uphouse, Wester Skeld.

Ewes

Shetland - £35 Burraland, Sullom; £30 Vestquoy, Muness & Uphouse, Wester Skeld; £28 No 13 Wirliegert, Aith & Bayview, Tresta.

Cheviotx - £58 No 13 Wirliegert, Aith; £57 Burraland, Sullom; £56 Lunna Farm, Vidlin; £53 & £51 Barnafield, Ollaberry.

Texelx - £57 Leogh, Cunningsburgh; £53 Lunna Farm, Vidlin.

Store Lambs

Cheviotx - £49 Barnafield, Ollaberry; £45.50 Haggrister, Sullom.

Lleynx - £47.50 Boanyview, Voe.

Shetland - £35.50 Haggrister, Sullom; £34 Vesquoy, Muness; £29 Sandyburn, Vidlin & Skeoknowe, North Roe.

Suffolkx - £60 Boanyview, Voe; £52 Hamister, Symbister.

Texelx - £52.50 Garth, South Nesting; £50.50 Boanyview, Voe.