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Livestock animals

Genetic resource, Details

Sheep: Weiße Gehörnte Heidschnucke

Genetic Resource:
Weiße Gehörnte Heidschnucke
Type of genetic:
Breed
Status:
native
Risk category:
Endangered

Recognized breeding operation

Monitoring

Year Number of living female breeding animals Number of living male breeding animals
1997 511 32
1998 432 28
1999 394 30
2000 386 29
2001 506 29
2002 524 37
2003 531 41
2004 701 44
2005 744 49
2006 796 55
2007 758 52
2008 839 50
2009 914 52
2010 1214 76
2011 710 33
2012 1217 45
2013 1501 68
2014 1640 73
2015 1714 88
2016 1838 84
2017 1760 87
2018 1630 89
2019 1241 83

Cryo reserves

no Information

Payments

Description

Origin and distribution:
North Germany,West Germany
Colour:
white
Horn status:
horned
Shape of ears:
Standing ears
Tail:
short
Heat:
seasonal
Weight of female animals in kg:
40 - 50 kg
Weight of male animals in kg:
70 - 80 kg
Daily growth in g/d:
200 - 250 g
Lambing results in %:
< 130 %
Fleece weight in kg:
2 - 3 kg
Wool fineness in μm:
> 36 Mikron