News Posted: 30th September 2017

Shetland Livestock Marketing Group in conjunction with Aberdeen & Northern Marts had a total of 3328 breeding sheep at the second day of their 2 day breeding sheep sales, comprising 1005 Gimmers and 2283 ewe lambs of all breeds.

Leading Prices Gimmers

Cheviot x - £98 Whitefield, Symbister; £95 No 2 Stove Cottages, Walls; £90 Vailima, Symbister; £87 Roadsidem Hamnavoe; £86 Mailand, Sand; £85 Lonabrek, Aith; £82 Brekken, Fladdabister

Lleyn x - £88 Sandlea, Sandwick; £87 & £80 Akaroa, Wethersta;

Shetland - £54 & £50 Moustoft, Weisdale; £49 East Linn, Effirth; Gardersukker, Setter; & Berga, Wester Skeld; £47 Lonabrek, Aith; £46 Norby, Sandness; £45 Varhjem, Brae; £44 Punds, Burravoe & No 2 Stove Cottages, Walls;

Texel x - £105 Mailand, Sand; £98 Millingsounds, Brough; Brindister, Gulberwick; £80 Valayre, Greenmow & North House, Papa Stour;

Leading Prices Ewe Lambs

Cheviot x - £65 Gremista Farm, Gremista; £62 Haggersta, Whiteness; £61 Kilkahoull, Muckle Roe; £60 Varhjem, Brae; £59 Brouster, Bridge of Walls & Hjem, Aith; £58 Haggersta, Whiteness & Vementry, Aith; £57 Hillhead, Ollaberry; £56 Ellies Knowe, Saltness & Uyea House, North Roe;

Lleyn x - £60 & £55 Sandlea, Sandwick; £59 Peacehaven, Whalsay; £50 Burnbank, Sandwick & Peacehaven, Whalsay;

Shetland - £42 & £36 Hillhead, Ollaberry; £40 Burland, Trondra; £39 Orlie, Laxfirth; £36 Saltayre, Gletness;

Texel x - £70 Haabuttons, Laxo; £69 Glenmoor, Laxo; £62 Ernahoul, Uyeasound; £60 Fairview, Vidlin; £59 & £58 Netheron, Levenwick;