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Breeds of Livestock - Langhe Sheep

Breeds of Livestock - Langhe Sheep

Langhe

langhe1w.jpgAlso 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

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