News Posted: 10th October 2014

Shetland Livestock Marketing Group in conjunction with Aberdeen & Northern Marts sold 2801 Lambs and Ewes at their sale on Friday 10th October 2014.

Lambs again met a great demand. Ewes were a mixed show for quality and met a very steady demand.

Leading Prices

Lambs

Suffolk x - £58.80 No 2 Roadside, Bressay; £58.50 Aithsetter, Cunninsburgh & No 1 Roadside, Bressay; £58 Lower House, Hillwell; £57.20 No 13 Wirliegert, Aith; £56.80 Setter, Bressay; £56 Brough, Bressay & Belmont, Uyeasound & Keldabister, Bressay & Haygreen, Cunningsburgh;

Cheviot x - £61 Norbister, Burra; £59.50 Sanshoull, Isbister; £52 Bayview, Bridge End & No 2 Roadside, Bressay

Texel x - £58 New House, Grups; £55.50 Vatswell, Wadbister; £55 Boanyview, Voe; £54 Kerkira, Ollaberry;

Lleyn x - £50.50 Clavel, Bigton;

Shetland - £36 Knowes, Bardister; £27 Gaets A Voe, Ollaberry & Rocklea, Whiteness; £25.50 Tow, Cunningsburgh; £25 Haggrister, Sullom;

Ewe Lambs

Cheviot - £60 Norbister, Burra; £56 Curefield, Sandwick;

Texel x - £57 West Houlland, Bridge of Walls; £54 Belmont, Uyeasound;

Ewes

Cheviot x - £59.50 Cro, Bigton & Brough, Bressay; £56 Sanshoull, Isbister & South Collafirth, Ollaberry; £55 Arandaal, North Nesting & Norbister, Burra; £54 Vatswell, Wadbister & Serrang, Stromfirth;

Shetland - £33 Haggersta, Whiteness; £30 Vesquoy, Muness; £26 Brough, Bressay & Keldabister, Bressay;

Texel x - £58.50 Reawick Farm, Reawick; £53 Boanyview, Voe; £52 Sandlodge Farm, Sandwick;

Zwartbles x - £50 South Collafirth, Ollaberry;

Suffolk x - £82 Vesquoy, Muness; £78 Maywick, Bigton;