News Posted: 11th September 2015

Shetland Livestock Marketing Group in conjunction with Aberdeen & Northern Marts had 2471 lambs at their sale of Friday 11th September.

There was an excellent entry for quality at the sale today and prices showed an increase on last week’s rates. The few pens of Shetland Lambs if well-conditioned sold above seller’s expectations.

Leading Prices - Lambs

Suffolk x - £62.20 Millingsounds, Brough; £57 Houlland, Skellister; £56 Sandlodge, sandwick; £54.50 Setter, Fair Isle; £54.20 Meadowbank, Weathersta; £54 Haygreen, Cunningsburgh & Gunnister, Hamar; £53.80 Mailand, Baltasound; £53.50 Islesview, Uyeasound; £53.20 No 8 Glebe Park, Bressay; £53.20 Brough, Bressay; £53 Lower Flugarth, Vidlin, Djubadale, Busta; £52.20 Hillside, Bressay; £52 Vatnahoull, Setter Farm;

Texel x - £56 Skerryholm, Fairisle; £54.50 Burkle, Fairisle; £53.50 Setter, Fairisle; £53.20 Wayside, Grunnasound; £53 Sandlodge, Sandwick;

Cheviot - £49.80 No 8 Glebe Park, Bressay; £46 Kenaby, Fairisle;

Lleyn x - £49 No 1 Braefield, Lerwick;

Shetland - £33 Burland, Trondra; £27 Field, Fairisle; £24 Haygreen, Cunningsburgh;

Texelx Ewe Lambs - £54.50 Aithsetter, Cunningsburgh; £54 Setter, Fairisle;

Cheviot x Ewe Lambs - £51.50 Vatnahoull, Setter Farm; £50.50 Stakkwals, South Whiteness;

Lleyn x Ewe Lambs - £54 No 1 Braefield, Lerwick