Blue faced leicester sheep

Explore the beauty and charm of Blue Faced Leicester sheep, a unique breed known for its stunning blue face. Find out more about their characteristics, history, and why they are a favorite among sheep enthusiasts.
Know Your Fiber: Bluefaced Leicester – Northwest Yarns Leicester, Raising, Pure Bred, Blue Faced Leicester, Popular Breeds, Sheep Breeds, Hand Spun Wool, Breeds, Cattle

Named for their beautiful gray-blue skin underneath their lustrous wool, the story of Bluefaced Leicester sheep is also the story of how England contributed to a revolution in livestock breeding. Read on, and learn all about how the family tree of this amazing sheep contributed to the sheep breeding techniques we still use today!In medieval Europe, sheep of all kinds were valued for both meat and wool, but it was long staple wool that was most sought after for making clothing, blankets, and…

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