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Sheep breeds by country of origin

    

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Acıpayam sheep

Adal sheep

Afghan Arabi

Africana sheep

Afrikaner sheep

Alai sheep

Alcarreña

Algarve Churro

Algerian Arab

Alpagota

Alpines Steinschaf

Altamurana

Altay sheep

Ancon sheep

Appenninica

Arabi sheep

Arapawa sheep

Arkhar-Merino

Armenian Semicoarsewool

Askanian

Assaf sheep

Aussiedown

Australian White

Awassi sheep

Badger Face Welsh Mountain (sheep)

Bagnolese

Balkhi sheep

Baluchi sheep

Balwen Welsh Mountain sheep

Barbados Blackbelly sheep

Barbaresca

Bardoka

Basco-béarnaise

Beltex

Bentheimer Landschaf

Bergamasca sheep

Berrichon du Cher

Beulah Speckled Face

Biellese

Bizet (sheep)

Black Welsh Mountain sheep

Blackhead Persian (sheep)

Bleu du Maine

Bluefaced Leicester

Bond (sheep)

Booroola Merino

Border Cheviot

Border Leicester sheep

Boreray (sheep)

Bovec sheep

Braunes Bergschaf

Brecknock Hill Cheviot

Brentegana

Brianzola

Brigasca

British Milk (sheep)

Brogna

Bündner Oberländerschaf

Calico sheep

California Red (sheep)

Cameroon sheep

Campbell Island sheep

Canadian Arcott

Castlemilk Moorit

Charmoise

Charollais sheep

Cheviot sheep

Chios sheep

Cholistani

Churra

Ciavenasca

Cikta

Cine Capari

Ciuta sheep

Clun Forest sheep

Coburger Fuchsschaf

Columbia sheep

Comeback (sheep)

Comisana

Coolalee

Coopworth sheep

Cormo

Cornella Bianca

Cornigliese

Corriedale

Corteno

Cotswold sheep

Criollo sheep

Dagliç sheep

Dala-fur sheep

Dalesbred

Damani (sheep)

Damara sheep

Danish Landrace sheep

Debouillet (sheep)

Delaine Merino

Delle Langhe

Derbyshire Gritstone

Deutsches Bergschaf

Devon Closewool

Devon Longwoolled

Dohne Merino

Dorper

Dorset Down

Dorset Horn

Drenthe Heath sheep

Drysdale sheep

Easycare

Elliottdale

English Leicester sheep

Estonian Ruhnu sheep

Exmoor Horn

Fabrianese

Fannin sheep

Faroe sheep

Fat-tailed sheep

Finarda

Finnish Dorset sheep

Finnsheep

Frabosana

Gaddi (sheep)

Galway sheep

Gansu Alpine Fine-wool

Garessina

Garfagnina Bianca

Gentile di Puglia

Gotland (sheep)

Greenlandic sheep

Grey Troender sheep

Greyface Dartmoor

Gromark

Guirra

Gulf Coast Native sheep

Gute sheep

Hampshire sheep

Hebridean sheep

Heidschnucke

Herdwick

Hill Radnor

Hog Island sheep

Icelandic sheep

Istriana

Jacob sheep

Jezersko–Solčava sheep

Karakul sheep

Karayaka

Katahdin sheep

Kerry Hill sheep

Kooka

Lacaune (sheep)

Lamon sheep

Laticauda sheep

Latxa

Leccese

Lincoln sheep

List of sheep breeds

Lithuanian Black-headed

Llanwenog (sheep)

Lleyn sheep

Lohi sheep

Lonk

Lítla Dímun sheep

Magra sheep

Manx Loaghtan

Marrana

Marwari sheep

Massese sheep

Matesina

Meatmaster

Mehraban (sheep)

Merinizzata Italiana

Merino

Merinolandschaf

Montadale

Morada Nova sheep

Najdi sheep

Navajo-Churro sheep

Nera di Arbus

Newfoundland sheep

Nilgiri sheep

Noire du Velay

Norfolk Horn

North Country Cheviot

North Ronaldsay sheep

Northern European short-tailed sheep

Nostrana

Noticiana

Ouessant sheep

Ovella galega

Oxford sheep

Panama sheep

Pedi (sheep)

Pelibuey sheep

Peppin Merino

Perendale

Pinzirita

Poll Dorset

Poll Merino

Polled Dorset

Polwarth (sheep)

Polypay

Pomarancina

Pomeranian Coarsewool sheep

Portland sheep

Priangan sheep

Pusterese

Racka

Rambouillet sheep

Red Maasai

Rideau Arcott

Romanov sheep

Romeldale

Romney sheep

Roslag sheep

Rosset sheep

Rouge de l'Ouest

Rough Fell

Royal White

Ruda sheep

Rya (sheep)

Ryeland

Sakiz sheep

Saltasassi

Sambucana

Santa Cruz sheep

Santa Inês (sheep)

Sarda sheep

Savoiarda

Schwarzbraunes Bergschaf

Sciara sheep

Scottish Blackface

Scottish Dunface

Serrai (sheep)

Shetland sheep

Shropshire sheep

Skudde

Soay sheep

Somali sheep

Sopravissana

Southdown sheep

Spælsau

St. Croix sheep

Suffolk sheep

Swaledale sheep

Tacola sheep

Taleshi (sheep)

Targhee sheep

Teeswater sheep

Texel sheep

Tiroler Bergschaf

Tiroler Steinschaf

Trimeticcia di Segezia

Tsigai

Tunis sheep

Uda (sheep)

Ustyurt Mountain sheep

Valais Blacknose (sheep)

Valle del Belice (sheep)

Van Rooy (sheep)

Varesina (sheep)

Vendéen

Vicentina (sheep)

Vissana

Waziri (sheep)

Welsh Mountain sheep

Wensleydale (sheep)

West African Dwarf (sheep)

White Polled Heath

White Suffolk

Whiteface Dartmoor

Whitefaced Woodland

Wiltshire Horn

Zelazna (sheep)

Zerasca

Zulu sheep

Zwartbles

Île-de-France sheep

   

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395 news items

Phys.Org

Phys.Org
Mon, 22 Jun 2015 04:37:30 -0700

Sheep farming is one of the most important areas of Welsh agriculture, contributing around £230 million to the overall UK economy annually, and native Welsh sheep breeds are an invaluable and unique genetic resource for future breeding and conservation ...
 
Farming Life
Wed, 24 Jun 2015 05:56:15 -0700

This project mapped the genome of 353 individual animals from the 18 native Welsh sheep breeds. This genotyping data was then combined with, and compared to, a set of worldwide breeds previously collected during the International Sheep Genome ...

Todmorden Today

Todmorden Today
Wed, 10 Jun 2015 07:03:45 -0700

... renowned breeders. New for this year is a primitive breeds section which is open to primitive sheep breeds as specified by the Rare Breeds Survival Trust, namely Boreay, Castlemilk Moorit, Hebridean,Manx Loaghton, North Ronaldsay,Shetland and Soay.
 
7thSpace Interactive (press release)
Fri, 19 Jun 2015 06:18:45 -0700

One of the most economically important areas within the Welsh agricultural sector is sheep farming, contributing around £230 million to the UK economy annually. Phenotypic selection over several centuries has generated a number of native sheep breeds, ...
 
TheSheepSite
Thu, 25 Jun 2015 23:00:00 -0700

WALES – Studying the genetic history of native Welsh sheep breeds has unearthed details about their origins and the social history of ancient people. Genomic maps of eighteen native breeds have, amongst other findings, traced Black Welsh Mountain ...

Yorkshire Post

Yorkshire Post
Tue, 09 Jun 2015 20:02:55 -0700

Exports to China having doubled over the last two years, with Yorkshire's top five sheep breeds producing 1.7million kg of wool in 2014/15. With more wool now being produced from two of those breeds, the mule and the Texel, the future of the county's ...

Western Morning News

Western Morning News
Tue, 16 Jun 2015 10:28:48 -0700

... by pedigree Charollais and Texel breeders EW Quick & Sons at Higher Nichols Nymet, Nichols Nymet, near North Tawton, visitors browsed the record entry of 150 trade stands and got up close and personal with a huge variety of different sheep breeds.

Madison County Courier

Madison County Courier
Tue, 02 Jun 2015 02:56:15 -0700

The tent will also house a fleece/fiber sale offering bags of raw fiber from a wide variety of sheep breeds and other fiber animals. little boy giggling with goat v three In the Children's Tent, there will be activities for children of all ages. A corn ...
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