North Ronaldsay - Sheep

Ronaldsay Ram

North Ronaldsay Details

Uses
Hogget, mutton. Conservation grazing. Wool: Hand spinning
Origin
North Ronaldsay, The northern most island of the Orkney archipelago, Northern Scotland
Class
Primitive breed, short-tailed. Horned rams, horned, polled or scurred ewes.
Colour
Variable: Black, brown, grey, white
Parentage
Ancient breed
Wool
A naturally coloured often grey or black wool with a coarse feel.
Fleece
1.5 - 2.5 kg
Staple Length
4 - 8 cm
Micron Range
32 - 35
Breed Club

North Ronaldsay Sheep Fellowship
www.nrsf.moonfruit.com

North Ronaldsay Description


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