News Posted: 16th October 2015

Shetland Livestock Marketing Group in conjunction with Aberdeen & Northern Marts sold 1747 lambs and ewes on Friday 16th October 2015.

A mediocre show of all classes met a steady trade with correct mouthed ewes being in particular demand.

Leading Prices – Store Lambs

Suffolk x
£50.50 & £47.20 Bayview Bridge End; £47 Reawick Farm, Reawick;

Texel x
£52 & £47 Greenside, Baltasound;

Cheviot x
£43.50 Easterleigh, Burravoe; £43 Reawick Farm, Reawick; £42.50 Burraland, Sullom;

Shetland
£32.50 North Dale, Haroldswick; £25.50 Reawick farm, Reawick; £23.50 Hjem, Voe; £21 Niaroo, Gloup;

Leading Prices – Ewe lambs

Shetland
£49.50 Leebreck, Tresta;

Leading Prices – Ewes

Cheviotx
£60.50 Hoversta, Bressay; £47.50 Westerloch, Burravoe; £46 North Booth, Haroldswick;

Shetland
£39 Groagwell, Mid Walls; £32 Gardielea, Aith; £30 Punds, Burravoe; £29.50 North Booth, Haroldswick; Haa, Skellberry; £29 Keldabister, Bressay; £28.50 Westerloch, Burravoe;