Breeds of Livestock, Department of Animal Science
Breeds of Livestock - Fabrianese Sheep
This breed is found in Ancona Province, Marche Region of Italy. The Fabrianese is a course wool breed kept for both meat and milk production. The breed is polled and exhibits a Roman nose. It orginated from local Apennine crossed to Bergamasca.
Reference:Mason, I.L. 1996. A World Dictionary of Livestock Breeds, Types and Varieties. Fourth Edition. C.A.B International. 273 pp.Photographs:
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