News Posted: 12th September 2015

Shetland Livestock Marketing Group in conjunction with Aberdeen & Northern Marts had 1348 lambs at their sale on Saturday 12th September.

All classes increased in value especially the native well fleshed Shetland Lambs which sold at prices in excess of sellers’ expectations.

Leading Prices - Lambs

Suffolk x - £62 Freefield, Bridgend; £60.20 Garthsvale, Voe; £60 No 2 Roadside, Bressay; £59 Brettadal, Bressay; £55 Selivoe, Bridge of Walls; £54.20 No 1 Roadside, Bressay; £53.80 Burgins, Voe, Kirkabister, Bressay; £53 Clothister, Sullom, Clothister, Sullom; £52.20 Burraland, Sullom;

Texel x - £50.20 Ellie Knowe, Saltness; £49.50 Burnside, Williamsetter; £49 Vinjari, Muckle Roe;

Cheviot x - £57 & £50.50 Vinjari, Muckle Roe £49 Semblister, Bixter; £47 Louravoe, Laxfirth; £46.50 Freefield, Bridgend;£46.20 Keldabister, Bressay; £45.50 Noss Farm; £45 Stenvatsta, Wester Skeld; £44.50 Djubadale, Busta; £44 Linga, Mossbank;

Shetland - £34.20 Noss farm; £33 North Kingland, Ollaberry; £31 Westerwick, Skeld; £30.50 Voxter, Brae;