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gimmer

a ewe that has not yet borne a lamb.
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DARLINGTON October 10 and 12 Darlington Farmers Auction Mart held its 2nd sale of Mule Gimmer Lambs, Breeding Sheep and Store Lambs.
10 Mule Gimmers ex Blackface Ewe RL 1st Rennington South, 2nd Rennington South.
Twilight averages: Plasucha gimmers (5) av PS3,066; Loosebeare gimmers (6) av PS770; Llangwm gimmers (2) av PS525; Procters gimmers (9) av PS1,195.
Both 5 and 6 year olds were on offer and sold at - 5 year old - PS77 & PS61 Dudlees 6 year old - PS65 Wholehope, PS61Quickeningcote, PS60 Shilmoor Backside Blackface Gimmers The company also offered a good entry of 1295 Blackface & Swaledale Gimmer Shearlings and prior to the sale the show of Blackface Gimmers was ably judged by Borders producer, Craig Bradbury, Satchells Farm, Lillesleaf.
Champion Mule gimmers 165 F S Vickers & Son, South Rennington bought by Telfer Bros, Make Me Rich, 2nd Mule 150 I & A Hamilton, Claywalls.
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.
The Aberfield gimmers are currently scheduled as replacements.
For further enquiries please contact John Walton 07738406297 or Drew Patrick 07854361967 Mule Hoggs - PS228 & PS188 Rennington South, PS180 Rennington South (x3) & Highwood, PS178 Rennington South & Highwood, PS175 & PS155 Tedcastle Texel x Hoggs - PS196 & PS182 Homilton, PS165 & PS148 Brandon Hall Suffolk x Hoggs - PS182 Broomhall, PS170 Tedcastle Gimmers & Ewes with Lambs at Foot A stronger show of Ewes with Lambs sold to a packed ring of busy purchasers ensuring a fantastic trade for all classes of ewes and lambs.
The highlight of the evening came in the Texel gimmers where a new centre record of 2,100gns was achieved when first time consignor, Proctors Farm Limited, Slaidburn, sold their number one gimmer by Tophill Union Jack carrying a single to Knap Wot a Nut to new breeders D.
Breeding Sheep: Mule ewes (1 crop) PS102 Paitshill, (2 crop) PS100 Paitshill, (3 crop) PS88 Paitshill, Mule gimmers PS100 Paitshill, Suffolk rams (3 shear) PS300 Paitshill.
Females topped at PS90 twice, both for consignments of shearling gimmers.
FEMALES Shearling Gimmers - PS1000 from H Goldie, South Bowerhouses, Ruthwell, Dumfriesshire to Clive Long, 78 Ballee Road, Strabane, Co.