News Posted: 28th September 2013

Shetland Livestock Marketing Group in conjunction with Aberdeen & Northern Marts sold 3464 head of breeding sheep at their annual special sale on Saturday 28th September.

Gimmers met a hesitant trade. Ewe Lambs and quality ewe met a fast selling trade and more could have been sold.

Leading Prices - Gimmers

Cheviot x
£110 Vailima, Symbister; £99 Rona, Ollaberry; £90 Haggersta, Whiteness; Arandaal, North Nesting; Berga, Wester Skeld; £86 Easterfield, Tresta; £85 Nordervaal, Gluss;

Texelx
£100 Millingsounds, Brough; £95 Brindister, Gulberwick;

Shetland
£56 Moustoft, Weisdale;

Leading Prices - Ewe Lambs

Cheviotx
£68 East gate, Burrafirth; £67 Isleburgh, Sullom; £66 Gremista farm, Lerwick; £65 Kilkahoull, Muckle Roe; £64 Newhouse Voe;

Texelx
£81 Millingsounds, Brough; £80 Virse, Haroldswick;

Shetland
£47 Mooradale, Lunnaness; £43 Saltayre, Gletness; £40 No 2 Seaside Chalet, Brae; Greenow, Cunningsburgh; Sea Grind, East Voe; Kingland, Ollaberry;

Lleynx
£64 Sandlea, Sandwick;

Leading Prices - Ewes

Cheviotx
£74 Haggersta, Whiteness; £61 Netherton, Levenwick; £59 No 2 Roadside, Bressay & Kerkira, Ollaberry; £58 Serrang, Stromfirth; £54 Ennisfirth, Sullom;

Shetland
£38 North Kingland, Ollaberry; £34 Gunnister, Hamar; £32 Fogrigarth;