Shetland abattoir opened for trading in its current premises in August 2011, and is owned by the Shetland Abattoir Cooperative Ltd. which is an organisation set up for the benefit of the community (BenCom) which is operated by the Shetland Livestock Marketing Group (SLMG).
TasteShetland is the meat trading arm of the Shetland Livestock Marketing Group. SLMG was formed in 2003 after a restructuring of the agricultural industry in Shetland and is run by a Board of eight directors. Ronnie Eunson, a local crofter, is the chairman.
Abattoir and Butchery: Call Lauraine