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SallyintNorth

  • Joined Feb 2011
  • Cornwall
  • Rarely short of an opinion but I mean well
    • Trelay Cohousing Community
Re: Sheep names glossary
« Reply #15 on: March 14, 2012, 09:43:50 pm »
Yes, it's always written in our local mart catalogue as 'shearlings' but we say it without the 'l'  :)
Oh!  :light bulb:  The 'l' is pronounced hereabouts, I think - I will have to listen harder to be sure! :)
Don't listen to the money men - they know the price of everything and the value of nothing

Live in a cohousing community with small farm for our own use.  Dairy cows (rearing their own calves for beef), pigs, sheep for meat and fleece, ducks and hens for eggs, veg and fruit growing

Old Shep

  • Joined Feb 2011
  • North Yorkshire
Re: Sheep names glossary
« Reply #16 on: March 14, 2012, 09:53:04 pm »
aha - thank you it's all clear now :)  Shearings they are then - unless I move!!  :thumbsup:
Helen - (used to be just Shep).  Gordon Setters, Border Collies and chief lambing assistant to BigBennyShep.

 

Gratuitous pics of my Gotland Lambs! Give me some 'G' names.

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