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SHEEP. A wether more than a year old. 4 Car. & Payne, 216; 19 Eng. Com. Law Rep. 331, S. C.

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The phrase Sheep Dip is slang used by farmers for whisky and Pig's Nose takes its name from an old farming saying 'as soft as a pig's nose'.
He was just 500 yards from the farmhouse where the family lived when he fell over a fence and into the disused sheep dip.
The dangers were first revealed by farm workers who used pesticides in sheep dips and reported a range of devastating health problems.
Shiels had drunk the sheep dip from a bottle offered by a hunt supporter who was following the event on foot.
Shaun and his pals followed up with pinching the farmer's hot bath water to take the chill out of their sheep dip.
A two-year-old boy has been found dead in a sheep dip at his parents' farm.
Biological assessment is more sensitive to a wider range of potential pollutants such as agricultural pesticides, sheep dip, metals and the effects of acidification in rural areas.
The remaining 1,200 are farmers who blame crop sprays or sheep dip for their ailments.
His water supply had been contaminated by organophosphates found in sheep dip.
It was once known in Welsh as the Sheep's Pool because before the advent of sheep dip, the flock was driven into the river and herded across by coracle men.
Taken by Stephen Smith Fields in Bellewstown, Co Meath Taken by Christopher Reay The Sheep Dip at Inishowen, Co Donegal Taken by Christine Cooper Donkeys on Clare Island, Co Mayo Taken by Sheila Rixon Clogher in Claremorris, Co Mayo Taken by Tara Gavin Dawn at Strangford Lough, Co Down Taken by Leonard Weir Biscuit the dog at Lake Glen, Co Laois Taken by Paul Sanders
Among the obstacles in store for anyone brave enough to take up the challenge will be Zig Zag Woods, Toboggan Hill and many more before getting a dunking at the Sheep Dip Valley.