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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 sheep

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 Black Belly

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 (sheep)

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

Dall sheep

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 Down

Panama sheep

Pedi (sheep)

Pelibuey sheep

Peppin Merino

Perendale

Pinzirita

Poll Dorset

Poll Merino

Polled Dorset

Polwarth (sheep)

Polypay

Pomarancina

Pomeranian Coarsewool

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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539 news items

The State News

The State News
Wed, 20 Jan 2016 16:13:54 -0800

The facility is home to award-winning research initiatives and sheep breeds. The current facility, on South Hagadorn road, was established in 1960. Students have been living on the farm since then. Former farm manager George Good, who managed the farm ...

Traverse City Record Eagle

Traverse City Record Eagle
Sun, 31 Jan 2016 05:36:47 -0800

Eventually she also learned to spin and became an expert on sheep breeds and the qualities of their wool. She even judges skein competitions and teaches workshops on the wool of North American sheep breeds — some 20 of them with names like Targhee ...

Anza Valley Outlook

Anza Valley Outlook
Mon, 01 Feb 2016 15:34:31 -0800

They also can take humidity better than other sheep breeds. Their coloration would remind you of a wild North American Antelope. They are naturally polled meaning they do not grow horns. They are not seasonally sensitive to breeding only in the fall ...

Phys.Org

Phys.Org
Mon, 22 Jun 2015 04:40:05 -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 ...

Modern Farmer

Modern Farmer
Wed, 15 Jul 2015 05:14:00 -0700

But the breed has its fans, especially among those who care about the history of sheep breeds, and the Lewinskys are two of the biggest. The Lewinskys have 80 Jacob sheep on their farm in British Columbia, Canada. They are attempting to create a park ...

The National Business Review

The National Business Review
Mon, 01 Feb 2016 15:20:25 -0800

New Zealand's national wool clip is declining as sheep numbers fall to the lowest levels in more than 70 years as farmers chase higher returns by converting to dairy, or focus more on meat producing sheep breeds. This season's decline in the wool clip ...

FG Insight

FG Insight
Sun, 31 Jan 2016 01:01:52 -0800

Sheep: At the moment I have a moderate range of sheep breeds, from Norfolk Horns to Suffolks to Jacob X Welsh Mountains and a few more in between. I have a number of targets for the sheep, including increasing my numbers and adding a pedigree flock to ...

Modern Farmer

Modern Farmer
Fri, 18 Sep 2015 13:03:45 -0700

They analyzed the complete mitochondrial DNA of 42 domesticated native sheep breeds from 10 countries around the world and two wild species from Kazakhstan, which were then compared to 150 breeds in other parts of the world. The researchers found ...
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