gimmer


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gimmer

(ˈɡɪmə)
n
(Animals) a year-old ewe
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Top price of the day came from W & J Thomson, Hownam Grange with a smart gimmer which sold for PS1800.
DARLINGTON October 10 and 12 Darlington Farmers Auction Mart held its 2nd sale of Mule Gimmer Lambs, Breeding Sheep and Store Lambs.
The recently speaned (weaned) gimmer (female) lambs that we are keeping to replenish our flock have also been receiving attention.
Andreas Gimmer, managing director of Wrth Elektronik in Schopfheim, is delighted: We know our industry and know where other companies on the market excel.
The same ram also sired the reserve female champion, a Wanstead shearling gimmer from Jacqui McLeod, Llanddulas, that was breed champion at last month's Denbigh and Flint.
The former shepherd has been with the Mart for 20 years and hopes the show will shed light on the workings of Thainstone for those who have a no idea what a gimmer (a year-and-a-half-old sheep ready for breeding), a wedder (castrated lamb) and a broken-mouthed ewe (older ewe with missing teeth) are.
Gimmer Roberts, Matt Flynn and Curtis Hudson all struck in the last quarter of an hour.
The Champion of Champion title went to a Texel gimmer sheep shown by Gordon Gray from Selkirk.
Ray Harding, of the Shrewbridge flock, Nantwich, took over from daughter Sophie and landed the interbreed sheep title with a Bluefaced Leicester gimmer, bought for pounds 800 in a dispersal sale.
GIMME GIMMER GIMME and Thin Blue Line favourite James Dreyfus (above, with Kathy Burke) will be performing opposite Stephanie Beacham next month in the British premiere of new period drama Elizabeth Rex at the Birmingham Rep.
To spend an afternoon sorting your gimmer (female) lambs into keepers and ones to sell, only for someone to leave a gate open and them all muddle up again, is frustrating.
JPG Real ale trail stops in Scholes - Bubs, Yak, Pod, Adrian and Gimmer | 270815COWAN_11.