News Posted: 27th October 2014

Shetland Livestock Marketing Group in conjunction with Aberdeen & Northern Marts sold 1812 lambs and ewes on Friday 24th October 2014.

Sheep were short of requirements and met the dearest  trade of the season so far.

Leading Prices –Store Lambs

Suffolk x - £60.50 Uphouse, Cunninsburgh; £56.50 Mailand, Baltasound; £55.50 Kirkabister, Bressay; £54.50 Grindischool, Bressay; £53.50 Fairview, Vidlin;

Texel x - £54.50 East House, Tangwick;

Cheviot x - £56.50 Doonbye, Ollaberry; £50.50 Cloddisdale, Bressay;;

Shetland - £46.50 No 4 Kirkadale, Walls; £35.50 Newhouse, Voe; £32.50 Vallendale, Cauldhame;

Leading Prices – Ewe lambs

Lleyn x - £55.50 No 1 Braefield, Lerwick;

Shetland - £43.50 & £37.50 No 4 Kirkadale, Walls; £32.50 Kelda, Gulberwick;

Cheviot x - £52.50 Doonbye, Ollaberry & No 4 Stakkafletts, Fetlar;

Texel x - £63.50 Mailand, sand; £54.50 East House, Tangwick;

Leading Prices – Ewes

Cheviot x - £55.50 Mailand, Sand; £49.50 Tremayne, Bridge End & Mousa Cottage, Leebitton; £45.50 No 29 Skelladale, Brae;

Lleyn x - £53.50 Brindister, Gulberwick;

Shetland - £39.50 Hillhead, Ollaberry; £38.50 Brindister, Gulberwick; £33.50 Gunnister, Hamar;

Texel - £67 Brindister, Gulberwick; £56.50 Kelda, Gulberwick; £53.50 Freefield, Browland;