Cheviot - Sheep

Cheviot Details

Uses
Lamb, hogget, mutton. Wool: Carpet, blankets, knitwear and tweed.
Origin
Cheviot Hills, border counties of England and Scotland.
Class
Hill and Mountain breed. Polled ewes, horned rams.
Colour
All white
Parentage
Ancient sheep of the Cheviot hills and other introductions.
Wool
A soft white wool
Fleece
2 - 3 kg
Staple Length
8 - 12 cm
Micron Range
30.5 - 33
Breed Club

Cheviot Sheep Society
www.cheviotsheep.org

Cheviot Description


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