News Posted: 17th October 2015

Shetland Livestock Marketing Group in conjunction with Aberdeen & Northern Marts sold 2285 lambs and ewes on Saturday 17th October 2015.

Good quality lambs and ewes met a vibrant trade. Lesser quality kinds were slower to sell.

Leading Prices – Store Lambs

Suffolk x
£55.50 Noss Farm; £50 Innbanks, Sullom; Berga, Wester Skeld;

Texel x
£50 Burnbroo, Vadsgarth; £47 Blett, Cunningsburgh;

Cheviot x
£48.50 Bretta, Dunrossness; £44 Vatster, Bigton;

Shetland
£24.50 South Punds, Levenwick; £23.50 Aithsetter, Cunningsburgh; £22 Heogland, Eshaness; No 5 Saeter, Symbister; £20 Mires, Sandness;

Leading Prices – Ewe lambs

Shetland
£27 No 5 Saeter, Symbister; £21 Sandyburn, Vidlin; £20 Mires, Sandness;

Cheviot x
£50.50 Greenland, Walls;

Texel x
£51 Aithsetter, Cunningsburgh; Roadside, North Roe

Leading Prices – Ewes

Cheviotx
£63.50 Bretta, Dunrossness; £54 South Collafirth, Ollaberry; £53.50 Brindister, Gulberwick; £52.50 Findlins Farm, Hillswick; Nolcrest, Virkie; £51.50 Serrang, Stromfirth;

Shetland
£37 No 5 Saeter, Symbister; £30.50 South Collafirth, Ollaberry; £29.50 Middlebrough, Gossaburgh; Brindister, Gulberwick; Northpark Holdings, Cunnister; £28.50 Aithness, Bixter; Burland, Trondra; Grunivoe, Walls;

Texel x
£47 Waddell, Walls;

Suffolkx
£51 Vatster, Bigton;

Leading Prices - Gimmers

Texelx
£65 Dalster, Dunrossness;

Shetland
£51.50 & £43.50 Brindister, Gulberwick;

Leading Prices - Rams

Suffolk
£200 Gunnista, Bressay;