Manx Loaghtan - Sheep

Manx Loaghtan

Manx Loaghtan Details

Uses
Hogget, mutton. Conservation grazing. Wool: Craft uses, often used by hand spinners and weavers.
Origin
Isle of Man
Class
Primitive breed, short-tailed. Horned, from 2 to 6, usually 4.
Colour
Brown face, legs and fleece
Parentage
Ancient breed derived from primitive North European breeds.
Wool
A naturally coloured brown wool with a very soft and silky texture.
Fleece
1.5 - 2 kg
Staple Length
6 - 12 cm
Micron Range
30 - 31.5
Breed Club

Manx Loaghtan Breeders Group

www.manxloaghtansheep.org

Manx Loaghtan Description

Manx


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