News Posted: 30th September 2011

Shetland Livestock Marketing Group in conjunction with Aberdeen & Northern Marts had 2280 Lambs and Ewes of all classes at their Special Sale on Saturday 30th September 2011.

All classes were a similar trade to last week. All classes of Ewes were very keenly bid for.

Leading Prices Lambs

  • Suffolk x – 66 Heatherbrae, Baltasound; 65 Burnbank, Sandwick & South Collafirth, Ollaberry;
  • Texel x – 62 14 Staneyhill, Lerwick; 60 Parkview, Haroldswick;
  • Cheviot – 63 Braeview, Braewick; 59.50 Robins Brae, Dunrossness; 55.50 Stenness, Eshaness.
  • Lleyn – 50 Braeview, Braewick;
  • Shetland Wether Lambs –  39 Vesquoy, Muness; 38 South Collafirth, Ollaberry, Gilsbrake, Vidlin & Hillhead, Ollaberry.
  • Shetland Ewe Lambs – 42.50 & 39 Seashells, Cunninsburgh; 41 Parkview, Haroldswick;
  • Zwartbles cross ewe lamb – 108 South Collafirth, Ollaberry;

Ewes

  • Cheviot – 70 Heatherbrae, Baltasound; 54 & 53 Everland, Fetlar;
  • Texel x – 98 Heatherbrae, Baltasound;
  • Suffolk x – 67 Setter, Fair Isle.
  • Shetland – 38 Southerhouse, Sweening; 35 Doonbye, Ollaberry