News Posted: 21st September 2012

Shetland Livestock Marketing Group in conjunction with Aberdeen & Northern Marts sold 2688 lambs on Friday 21st September 2012.

A good show of lambs met a slower trade than of late, in keeping with current national trends.

Leading Prices – Store Lambs.

Suffolk x

£73 Heatherbrae, Unst; £69 Glenisla, Isbister; £61 Moorings. Westing & Hamister, Symbister; £60.80 Haygreen, Cunningsburgh; £60 Parkview, Hamnavoe; £59.80 Setter, Bressay.

Texel x

£64 & £60 Field, Fair Isle; £59 Leogh, Cunningsburgh.

Cheviot x

£62 Houlland, Baltasound; £50 Hildisvik, Muness.

Shetland x

£36.50 No 12 Sunnyside, Mid Yell; £35.50 Gilbraes, Twatt; £32 Field, Fair Isle; £29 Haggersta, Whiteness, Watsness, Walls & Doonbye, Ollaberry.

Leading Prices – Ewes

Cheviot

£66 Skerryholm, Fair Isle; £58 Setter, Fair Isle.