Breeds of Livestock, Department of Animal Science
Breeds of Livestock - Langhe Sheep
Also Known By: Delle Langhe
The Langhe is found in the province of Cuneo, Asti and Savona in Italy. It is a course wooled breed kept for both milk and meat production. The breed is polled and has semi-lop ears.
Reference:Mason, I.L. 1996. A World Dictionary of Livestock Breeds, Types and Varieties. Fourth Edition. C.A.B International. 273 pp.Photographs:
Associazione Nazionale della Pastorizia, provided by: Dott. Paolo Bani, Istituto di Zootecnica, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Via Emilia Parmense, 84, 29100 Piacenza, ITALY