Shetland Livestock Marketing Group in conjunction with Aberdeen & Northern Marts sold 3523 head of breeding sheep at their annual special sale on Saturday 27th September. Gimmers were a mixed show for quality and the few good pens met an excellent demand. Ewe Lambs and quality ewes met a fast selling trade and more could have been sold.

Leading Prices – Gimmers

Cheviot x - £126 Vailima, Symbister; £113 Brekken, Fladdabister; £110 Ramnageo, Uyeasound

Texelx - £92 Greenmow, Cunningsburgh; £90 Brindister, Gulberwick & Scousburgh;

Shetland - £58 Donnamaris, Hoganess; £57 Moustoft, Weisdale; £52 Norby, Sandness;

Leading Prices – Ewe Lambs

Cheviot x – £70 Brouster, Bridge of Walls; £68 Peacehaven , Whalsay; £65 Ennisfirth, Sullom & Gremista Farm, Gremista & East Gate, East Burrafirth; £63 Anderwood, East Burrafirth & Roadside, North Roe;

Texelx - £64 Anderwood, East Burrafirth; £63 East Gate, East Burrafirth; £62 Virse, Haroldswick;

Shetland - £49 Greenmow, Cunningsburgh & Burland, Trondra; £46 North Kingland, Ollaberry & Moustoft, Weisdale;

Leading Prices – Ewes

Cheviotx - £68.50 Swinister, Ollaberry; £61.50 No 2 Roadside, Bressay; £59.50 Swarthoull, Skeld; £56.50 Kerkira, Ollaberry;

Shetland - £42.50 Norby, Sandness; £37.50 , £37, £36.50 Moustoft, Weisdale; £36.50 Quoys, Sandsound;