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gimmer

a ewe that has not yet borne a lamb.
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Sired by Ericstane the Real McCoy this ewe had won third prize gimmer at the Royal Highland Show in 2016.
Pure Texel Gimmers -PS1200, PS1150, PS950, PS680, PS550, PS500 (x2), PS420 & PS380 Continental & Cross Bred Rams Another good show of crossbred tups at Hexham with bare skin and muscle selling to a rapid rate.
The entirely homebred flock consists of 1,200 ewes, 300 gimmers and 300 ewe lambs.
An ET-bred gimmer out of a dam by Clinterty Par One, and selling in-lamb to Millar's Windbrook, she sold with a recipient carrying an embryo from a successful flush.
Martyn Archer will be judging the expo's Mule Gimmer lamb class
4 year old - PS85 & PS76 Dyke Nook 4/5 - Lilswood 5 year old - PS91 Wolf Hills, PS87 Westburnhope, PS81 Ouston, PS80Low Bleakhope, PS75 Sundaysight (x2), PS74 Wolf Hills, PS73 Ouston, PS72 Wolfhills & Westburnhope (x2), PS70 Pry Hill 6 year old - PS70 The Raw Cheviot Ewes & Gimmers The annual Draft Cheviot Ewe consignments from the various hefts of FT Walton were forward.
MOST of this week was spent in the pens sorting which of our Swaledale gimmer hoggs (young females) we'll keep as replacements and which older yows we'll sell.
Prior to the sale the judge inspected a small but select entry of 'top' Mule gimmer shearlings all bred from big North of England type Blackface mothers and the majority having been bred by the exhibitors.
Suffolk PS97 Limekiln Nook; Texel PS95 Bothel Parks; Beltex PS87 The Bowe PS85 Kirkland Guards PS85 Hill Crest PS81 Inglewood Edge; Leicester PS83 Baggra Yeat PS75 Fellside PS73 Belmont; Lleyn PS75 PS67 Norman farm; Cheviot PS67 Inglewood Edge; Mule PS59 Limekiln Nook PS57 Fieldside; Swaledale PS49 Baggra Yeat PS47 Harley Croft PS45 Fellside House PS43 The Faulds PS41 Paddigill PS41 Manor Farm; Herdwick PS41 Parkgate Hall PS35 Manor Farm ST BOSWELLS AUGUST 31 SALE OF GIMMER SHEARLINGS, STOCK & YOUNG EWES On day one of their two days of Breeding Sheep Sales, Harrison and Hetherington Limited sold 3312 Gimmers and Ewes.
It is very important that the tup (male) lambs and gimmer (female) lambs are separated from their mothers and each other as inbreeding can soon occur.
Finally, Swaledale and Mule sheep breeder Mr Wallace, of Gapshields, Carlisle, will judge the Mule Gimmer Class.
The sheep classes took more thinking about, but we decided to take a gimmer shearling (young female).