gimmer


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gemel, chymol, gimmer, gymmer, jimmer

Two corresponding elements of construction considered as a pair.
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Park Gimmers - PS550, PS340, PS300, PS280 Carruthers Farm, PS400, PS360 Nun Cote Nook Farm, PS280 Whitehouse, PS250, PS240, PS200, PS180 Wester Dunnet, PS240 Preston Mains Farm, PS220, PS205 (x3) Dalmakether Farm, PS220, PS215 Little Berrierwood Farm, PS190, PS162, PS140 Longburgh Fauld, PS180 (x2), PS170, PS155, PS140 Shoestanes, PS165, PS150 Dun-Mor, PS160, PS155 Preston Mains Farm, PS150 Whitstonehill.
The show lambs and shearlings were expertly judged by I Swallow, Pidgeoncote Farm, who awarded J & K Metcalf & Son, Park House Farm with the Mule Gimmer Championship and C Bell, The Pry 1st place for his Mule Shearlings.
Coming off mainly hill ground, these Mule gimmer lambs are sought after as they do well in other areas of the country.
M/s Batey's run of 225 tremendous gimmers went on to average PS156.
It was the second time the pair, who farm at Sunnycroft Farm in Lindean, Selkirk, have taken the top spot at the show, winning with a different gimmer several years ago.
He also sells North of England mule gimmer lambs at Lazonby from his flock of 600 breeding ewes.
The overall Sheep Interbreed Championship was won by Alan Cowens, of Philiphaugh Estate, Selkirk, with a Cheviot Hill type Gimmer.
James Herdman expertly judged all classes and then awarded the Overall Champion to the first prize North of England gimmer from Dan Walton of Chapel House.
The Brijon Texel flock, from Bowsden Moor near Berwick, is MV accredited and vaccinated; it is holding its first flock reduction sale, also on Monday, January 13, with the entire in-lamb gimmer crop up for sale.
Further Glenisla females were added in 2002 and in more recent years, only a few very select purchases have been made, including a 7000gn Wells gimmer, a 7,200gn Lakeview gimmer and a 5000gn Jubilee gimmer.
Females were not in great demand, with an average of PS324, a top of PS400 for a Suffolk gimmer and PS380 for a Texel.