Breeds of Livestock, Department of Animal Science
Breeds of Livestock - Steigar Sheep
Also Known By: Steigar Sau
The Steigar is a medium wooled breed found in the Steigen region of northern Norway. The breed originated from North Country Cheviot and local breeds. Both sexes are polled.
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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