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gimmer

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(Animals) a year-old ewe
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Shearlings - PS1100 Allensgreen, PS700 & PS650 Lowes Fell, PS500 Rugley Cottage, PS450 Glebe Farm & West Bolton (x2), PS420 Glebe Farm, PS400 Lowes Fell, PS380 Glebe Farm & Gallows Hill, PS350 Fawdon & Rugley Cottage (x2), PS320 Glebe Farm, West Bolton, Gallows Hill (x2) & Fawdon 2 Shear -PS350 & PS280 (x2) West Bolton Ram Lambs - PS180 Mayland Hall Leicester Females Gimmers - PS100 High Lane House Texel Rams Hexham & Northern Marts at its second sale of continental and other breeding rams offered for sale a good entry of 224 Texel shearlings and ram lambs.
An old tup on the rampage amongst the young gimmers and you could have a few surprises in the spring.
Heading up the gimmers trade was a 5,000gns call for Woodies Art from Stuart Wood.
I don't know if our unexpected departure will speed up this process of disintegration but the young people who are now so upset and blaming the old gimmers for this so called Armageddon will soon be thanking them for getting them out in good time.
One of the biggest of its kind in Europe, it's a trading floor where buyers and sellers need to know their gimmers and wedders from their broken-mouthed ewes.
Among them are Cig Calon Cymru of Cross Hands, selling cuts of Welsh Black Beef and Welsh Lamb, and Penlon Cottage Brewery from Llanarth, who will be showcasing three new beers - Gimmers Mischief, Pembertons Chocolate Stout, and Heather Honey Ale made with Brecon Beacons honey.
PS92 Grasslees, PS90 Prospect House, PS82 Close A Burn, PS74 Whitchester, PS72 Close A Burn, Embley, Lane Head, The Lampert & Whitchester, PS71 Whitchester, PS70 Brownchesters (x2) & The Lampert, PS66 Whitchester HEXHAM September 13 Mule Gimmers.
All yows need to be brought down from the moors and all gimmers (young females) are now on their winter holidays in good grass on lowland farms.
At the previous night's Twilight sale of Texel gimmers and ewe lambs, Powys breeder Robert Bennett topped the prices at 10,000gns with an ET-bred gimmer from his Plasucha flock, Meifod.
Old gimmers are notoriously hard to buy for, and Pip and I are old gimmers, make no mistake.
The entirely homebred flock consists of 1,200 ewes, 300 gimmers and 300 ewe lambs.
There's a lot of work getting the gimmers ready for auction - trimming bellies to accentuate their length of leg, plucking out any untidy white hairs on the face and colouring the fleece.