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Exotic Sheep Breeds Information in India

Dorset Sheep.

Exotic Sheep Breeds in India: Exotic Sheep Breeds – Merino: This exotic sheep breed is native to spain and raised primarily for wool. Generally merino sheep faces and feets are in white color. Male merino sheeps have have horns and female sheeps are hornless. Most of the merino sheep head and legs are covered by wool. This exotic sheep breed …

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Keezhakaraisal Breed Sheep Farming

Keezhakaraisal Sheep Farming.

Keezhakaraisal Sheep Farming: Introduction of Keezhakaraisal Sheep:- This sheep breed is reared and raised for meat production. You can find these sheep in Ramanadhapuram, Sivagangai and Thirunelveli districts of Tamil Nadu. Commercial sheep farmers can get decent profits with this breed as mutton demand is growing day by day. For better idea of this breed farming, visit nearest sheep farm …

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Sheep Shed (Housing) Information Guide

Sheep Shed.

Sheep Shed Guide: Introduction to Sheep Shed or Housing:- Sheep shed or housing plays major role in any successful commercial sheep farming. Based on number of sheep, one should plan for sheep housing. If you want to start with low numbers and wants to invest less initially, there is an option for going to construct a simple sheep house. For …

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Nellore Sheep Project Report – 100 No’s

Sheep Project .

Nellore Sheep Project Report: Introduction:- Nellore sheep is one of the very famous sheep breeds of south India and mostly found in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and other surrounding states of south India. This breed has proven to be very profitable for sheep farmers. Commercial rearing of Nellore sheep breed is increasing day by day due mutton demand in rural and …

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Indian Sheep Info Guide for Beginners

Sheep in India.

Indian Sheep Guide for Beginners: The following article talk about sheep farming in India.   Sheep with its multi facet utility (for meat, wool, skin, manure and to some extent milk and transport) play an important role in the Indian agrarian economy. They are better adapted to arid and semi-arid tropics with marginal and sub-marginal lands, other wise unfit for …

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Malpura Sheep Breed by Crossbreeding

Malpura Sheep.

Malpura Sheep Breed Information: The following article is about Malpura sheep breed crossbreeding with prolific Garole sheep. Improving productivity of Malpura breed by crossbreeding with prolific Garole sheep in India:- Garole, a prolific small sized sheep breed of India was introduced in the Mutton Project of the Institute during 1997 to explore the possibility of incorporating fecundity gene into Malpura (M) sheep …

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Dorper Sheep Profile Information Guide

Dorper Sheep.

Dorper Sheep Profile: Let us discuss about Dorper sheep profile details here. History of Dorper Sheep:  In the early 1930s, meat-sheep raisers in South Africa set out to create a mutton breed that didn’t require shearing and could produce high-quality, fast-growing lambs under harsh conditions. To do so, they crossed British Dorset Horn rams with fat-tailed Blackhead Persian hair-sheep ewes, …

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Sheep Breeding Selection Tips in India

Sheep Breeding Selection.

Selecting good sheep breeding (male and female):- 1) Starting with and selecting the right sheep breeding stock will go a long way towards ensuring a successful sheep enterprise, no matter what the production emphasis is or where the farm or ranch is located. 2) It is very important that the appropriate breed(s) or type(s) be chosen and that they be …

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Vembur Sheep Breed Profile Information

Vembur Sheep Profile: This article explains about Vembur sheep information. Distribution: This sheep breed, also called Karandhai, is native to the Vembur village of the Pudur Taluk in Thootikudi district of Tamil Nadu.This breed of sheep is basically a mutton breed which is adapted to semi arid habitat and distributed in and around Thoothukudi, Virudhunagar and Tirunelveli districts of Tamilnadu Vembur …

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Tiruchy Black Sheep Breed Profile Information

Tiruchy Black Sheep Profile: The following Explains about Tiruchy black sheep profile. Distribution of Tiruchy Black Sheep: Tiruchy (trichy) Black sheep breed , also known as Tiruchy Karungurumbai, is found in the Tiruchirappalli, Cuddalore, Villupuram, Salem, Vellore, Tiruvannamalai and Dharampuri districts of Tamil Nadu. Tiruchy Black Breed Features: Tiruchy Black sheep are small animals with a black coat. While the males …

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Tibetan Sheep Breed Profile Information

Distribution: The Tibetan sheep breed are found in northern Sikkim and the Kameng district of Arunachal Pradesh. Tibetan sheep breed features: They produce excellent, lustrous, carpet-quality wool, which was earlier available in plenty in regions bordering Tibet when the border was open. However, with the closure of cross-border trade since 1962, little Tibetan wool is now available.  Tibetan sheep are …

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Sonadi Sheep Breed Profile Information

Sonadi Sheep Profile: Find the Sonadi sheep profile information in the below write-up. Distribution /Origin : The Sonadi sheep breed is found in the Mewar region of Rajasthan comprising Udaipur, Dungarpur, Chittaurgarh and Banswara districts. They are also locally known as Laapdi (long flat drooping ears) and Bhagli (of good fortune). Sonadi sheep breed features: The Sonadi sheep breed is …

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Shahabadi Sheep Profile Information

Shahabadi Sheep:The following write-up explains about Shahabadi Breed Info. Distribution/Origin: The Shahabadi sheep breed, is native to the erstwhile Shahabad (subsequently bifurcated into the Bhojpur, Rohtas and Buxar districts), Patna and Gaya districts of Bihar. Shahabadi Breed Features: They are medium sized leggy animals. The fleece colour is mostly grey, sometimes with black spots. Ears are medium-sized and drooping, and …

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Rampur Bushair Sheep Breed Profile

Rampur Bushair Sheep Profile: Let us talk about Rampur Bushair sheep profile in the following article. Distribution : This sheep  breed is fairly widespread in Himachal Pradesh and a few numbers are found in the Uttarkashi, Almora and Udham Singh Nagar districts of Uttarakhand. This breed is good for meat production. Rampur Bushair Sheep  Breed Features: They are medium-sized animals. The fleece …

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Ramnad White Sheep Breed Profile

Ramnad White Sheep Details: Distribution: This sheep breed is found in the Ramanathapuram district and adjoining areas of the Tirunelveli district of Tamil Nadu. Ramnad White  sheep is a medium sized and hardy mutton type sheep. Ramnad White sheep breed features: They are medium-sized animals, predominantly white; some animals have fawn or black markings over the body. The ears are medium-sized and …

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