LERWICK - Shetland Livestock Marketing Group in conjunction with Aberdeen & Northern Marts sold 3138 breeding Gimmers, Lambs and Ewes at their special sale on Saturday 8th October 2016. All quality kinds met a fantastic demand. Poorer ewe lambs were slower to sell however.

Leading Prices – Ewe Lambs.

Cheviot x - £67 & £66 Brouster, Bridge of Walls; £63 Quoys, Sandsound; £56 Hoversta, Uyeasound;

Shetland - £35 Burland, Trondra; £30 North Kingland, Ollaberry & Netherton, Levenwick;

Texel x - £59 Hayfield, Brough; £56 14 Greenbank Terrace, Cullivoe; £53 Brouster, Bridge of Walls;

Leading Prices – Gimmers

Cheviot x - £89 Vailima, Symbister; £85 Taing, Whiteness; £78 Ramnageo, Uyeasound;

Shetland - £62 2 Stove Cottages, Walls; £58 Mailand, sand; £54 Asta, Scalloway;

Texel x - £80 Mailand, Sound;

Leading Prices – Ewes

Cheviot x - £59 South Collafirth, Ollaberry; Pouster, Effirth; Setter, Fair Isle; £57 Serrang, Stromfirth; £55 Kirkabister, Bressay; Sandlodge, Sandwick; Reawick Farm, Reawick; Cro, Bigton; £54 Lunna Farm, Vidlin; Westerloch, Burravoe; Islesburgh, Sullom; £53 Heatherbrae, Baltasound; £52 Kerkira, Ollaberry; £51 No 2 Roadside, Bressay;

Texel x - £60 Burkle, Fair Isle; £55 Brunthamarsland, Girlsta;

Shetland - £45 & £39 Mailand, Sand; £37 Hillhead, Ollaberry; £36 Quoys, Sandsound; £35 Veensgarth, Tingwall & South Collafirth, Ollaberry;

Suffolk x - £54 Setter, Fair Isle;

Lleynx – Hillcrest, Ireland; £53 Sandlea, Sandwick;