Friday, May 1, 2009

a concise and easy to use web page that gives the breed details of sheep and goat of India can be found here ,click on the link below
sheep and goat breeds of eastern India on :
breeds of sheep and goats of south India on :
the sheep and goat breeds of the north western India
their distribution patterns , Climate, Breed characteristics,Flock structure,Reproduction,Mortality etc can be found here though the pictures of the breeds are of black and white and of poor quality , and census numbers of 1972, it still gives the broad classifications on which a sheep farmer can decide as to which breed of sheep would he like to start off his sheep farm,
the website also provides a information on soil quality and fodder types and would be of great help,
i am though trying to get newer, clearer pictures with the latest stats .
also try :

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