News Posted: 5th October 2013

Shetland Livestock Marketing Group in conjunction with Aberdeen & Northern Marts sold 3069 lambs and ewes on Saturday 5th October 2013.

A more mixed show of sheep in general compared to previous sales were dearer and met a very good and steady demand.

Leading Prices – Store Lambs

Suffolk x
£59.50 Toralea, Heogland; £58.50 Swinister, Ollaberry; £55.50 Grups, Scousburgh;

Texel x
£58.50 Learig, Brough; £50.50 Klettnahoull, Garth & No 14 Staneyhill, Lerwick;

Cheviot x
£52.50 Duncanslate, Bridge End; & Ellis Knowe, Saltness; £50.50 Mailand, Baltasound;

Shetland
£35.50 Yaldara, Reafirth; £34.50 North Haa, North Roe; £33.50 Mires, Sandness; £32.50 Catwell, Eshaness; £30.50 Parkview, Haroldswick;

Leading Prices – Ewe lambs

Cheviot x
£57 Burwick, Scalloway; £56.50 Northpark Holdings, Cunnister; £54.50 Sandwick, Symbister; £52.50 Duncanslate, Bridge End;

Shetland
£34.50 No 2 Kalliness, Weisdale; £28.50 Pouster, Effirth; £26.50 Mires, Sandness;

Texel x
£50.50 Lochside, North Roe; £46.50 Blett, Cunningsburgh; £45.50 No 14 Staneyhill, Lerwick;

Leading Prices – Ewes

Cheviotx
£55.50 Stakkwals, South Whiteness; £52.50 Vesquoy, Muness; £51.50 Pouster, Effirth;

Texel x
£54.50 Setter House, Lochend;

Shetland
£39.50 Leogh, Cunningsburgh; £36.50 No 2 Kalliness, Weisdale; £29.50 Uphouse, Wester Skeld; £27.50 Quoys, Sandsound & Norhpark Holdings, Cunnister;