News Posted: 10th October 2015

Shetland Livestock Marketing Group in association with Aberdeen and Northern Marts had 4019 sheep on Saturday 10th October.

All classes met an excellent demand most especially ewes. Lambs met a similar demand to previous weeks.

Leading prices.

Ewe Lambs

Cheviot - £71 Bretta, Dunrossness; £59 Haggersta, Whiteness; £56 Swinister, Ollaberry; £54 Islesburgh, Sullom & Netherton, Levenwick; £53 Curefield, Sandwick; £52 Old Schollhouse, Boddam; £51 & £50 Peacehaven, Whalsay;

Texelx - £52 Springvale, Symbister; £51 West Houlland; Learig, Brough; £49 Punda, Burravoe; Ness, Weathersta;

Lleynx - £55 & £50 Bretta, Dunrossness; £50 Giggleswick, Burravoe;

Shetland - £47 Elizville, Brake; £29 Findlins Farm, Hillswick; £27 Gunnister, Hamar & Burland, Trondra; £26 Punds, Burravoe;

Ewes

Cheviot - £74 Swinister, Ollaberry; £69 Clymlea, North Newing; £67 Uphouse, Cunningsburgh; £62 No 8 Glebe Park, Bressay & Springvale, Symbister; £61 Arandaal, North Nesting & Setter, Bressay; £60 Vatnahoull, Setter Farm;£59 No 2 Roadside, Bressay; £58.50 Learig, Brough; £58 Islesburgh, Sullom;

Shetland - £46 Clingera, Baltasound; £35 No 2 Asta, Scalloway; £34 Quoys, Sandsound; £33 Clymlea, North Newing, Uyea House, North Rooe, North Kingland, Ollaberry; £32 Gremista Farm, Gremista; £31 No 8 Glebe Park, Bressay & South Collafirth Ollaberry; £30 No 2 Fullaburn, Bressay; Ramnageo, Uyeasound;  Swinister, Ollaberry; Columbus, Sellivoe; Haggersta, Whiteness;

Suffolkx - £73 Gilbraes, Huss;

Texelx - £64 & £59 Garth, Skellister; £55 & £54 Marvik, Garderhouse;

Store Lambs

Suffolkx - £5.50 Learig, Brough; £53 Grutquoy, Walls; £48 Gunnista, Bressay; £47.50 Freefield, Bridge End; No 2 Asta,Scalloway; £47 Swinister, Ollaberry

Cheviot - £49 Gilbraes, Hus; £46 Clingera, Baltasound;

Texelx - £53.50 Learig, Brough; £52 Grutquoy, Walls;

Shetland - £25 Trouligarth, Walls & Glenview, Durigarth; £24 No 2 Fullaburn, Bressay; £23 Elizgvale, Brake & Gunnister, Hamar;

Gimmers

Zwartblesx - £150 South Collafirth, Ollaberry;

Cheviot - £95 Roadside, Hamnavoe; £92 Vatnahoull, Setter Farm;

Shetland - £44 Sefster, Bridge of Walls; £42 East Linn, Effirth; £41 Bungalow, Tresta; £40 Hillhead, Ollaberry; South Collafirth, Ollaberry; Gunnister, Hamar; Gremista Farm, Gremista; Leascole, 13 Veensgarth;