News Posted: 31st October 2015

Shetland Livestock Marketing Group in conjunction with Aberdeen & Northern Marts sold 2193 Lambs, Ewes and Rams on Saturday 31st October 2015.

Lambs met a similar trade to recent weeks, ewes were dearer on the week, rams met a selective demand with quality types being easily sold.

Leading Prices – Store Lambs

Suffolk x - £52 Burnbank, sandwick; £49 No 25A Valladale, Heylor & Pouster, Effirth; £48.50 Wilgalee, Cunningsburgh; £47.50 Freefield, Browland; £46 Brake, Quendale;
Cheviot x - £45.50 Colvister, Yell; £40 Cro, Bigton;
Shetland - £25 Whinnabrae, Bressay; £23 Tow, Cunningsburgh;

Leading Prices – Ewe lambs

Shetland - £25 Pamoula, Symbister;
Cheviot x- £55 Doonbye, Ollaberry;

Leading Prices – Ewes

Cheviot x - £58 Doonbye, Ollaberry; £48.50 Brough, Bressay & Wilgalee, Cunningsburgh & Aister, Brough; £46.50 Annsville, Sand; £44.50 Cro, Bigton; £43.50 Gunnista, Bressay;
Shetland - £28 No 3 Lochside, Lerwick; £20 Sheardaal, Symbister & Tow, Cunningsburgh; £19 Lynnfield, Bridge End;

Leading Prices – Gimmers

Cheviotx - £75 Gunnister, Hamar;
Shetland - £40 Innfield, Mossbank; £33 No 3 South Lochside, Lerwick;

Leading Prices – Rams

Cheviot - £380 & £170 Swinister, Ollaberry;
Lleyn - £300 Niaroo, Gloop; £280 Breckon, Cullivoe;
Shetland - £450 Hillhead, Ollaberry; £380 Moustoft, Weisdale;
Suffolk - £460 Virdifyell, Sullom; £380; £320; £300 Gremista Farm, Gremista; £300 Garth Farm, Mossbank;