Katahdin Sheep

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Katahdin Sheep

Post by Shepherd » Tue Jan 02, 2018 4:47 am

The Katahdin was the first hair breed to meet USA standards for carcass quality.

The Katahdin is a cross between British meat breeds.

The Katahdin has high performance in varied environments.

It is said to have natural resistance to internal parasites.

It is one of the most popular breeds of registered sheep in the USA.

Distribution is North America, Caribbean and Asia.

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