News Posted: 9th October 2015

Shetland Livestock Marketing Group in conjunction with Aberdeen & Northern Marts sold 3760 Lambs and Ewes at their sale on Friday 9th October 2015.

Lambs again met a very steady demand. Ewes were a mixed show for quality but those correct ones were very dear.

Leading Prices

Lambs

Suffolk x - £52.50 Garderssukker, Setter; £51.50 Curefield, Sandwick; £49.50 Setter, Bressay & No 2 Roadside, Bressay; £49.20 Giggleswick, Burravoe; £49 New House, Grupps; £48.80 SchollandFarm, Virkie; £48.50 No 13 Wirliegirt, Aith & Curefield, Sandwick; £48 Gunnister, Hamar & Brough, Bressay & Sandlodge Farm, Sandwick

Texelx - £50 Sandlodge Farm, Sandwick; £48.50 Kettlester, Burravoe; £42 Hellia, Aithsetter;

Cheviot x - £48 Grindischool, Bressay; £45.50 No 8 Meadowbank Road, Burravoe; £43.50 Haggersta, Whiteness;

Lleyn x - £44.50 Sandlodge, Sandwick; £42.50 Robins Brae, Dunrossness;

Shetland - £25.50 Sandyburn, Vidlin; £25 Quoys, sandsound; £24 Punds, Burravoe; £23.50 Natal Cottage, Quarff;

Ewes

Cheviot x £65 Varhjem, Brae & Burginjs, Voe; £59 No 15 Stendaal, South Nesting;’ £56 Punds, Burravoe; £55 Vatswell, Wadbister;

LLeynx £57.50 No 1 Braefield, Lerwick; £49.50 Sandlea, Sandwick;

Shetland - £29.50 Seamair, Duncansclette; £29 Punds, Burravoe; £27.50 South Hill, Tresta; £27 Pouster, Effirth; £26 Mark, Aith; £25.50 Keldabister, Bressay; £24 Varjhem, Brae & Burgins, Voe;

Texel x - £63.50 & 59.50 Sandlodge Farm, Sandwick;

Rams

Suffolk - £180 & £150 Vesquoy, Muness;