Finnish Landrace sheep from a local small farmhold are fed on a diet high in seaweed, providing nutrient-rich wool fleece that is unique. With a soft lanolin unlike the waxy merino, this heritage breed is a go-to for lovers of the finest wool fibres! Perfect for felting and spinning*photo of dyed locks is an example of how beautifully Finn dyes!Available in stock:- Coated: This flock wear jumpers to keep VM away - lush
The Finnsheep is often used in crossbreeding programs to increase lambing percentage, and Finnsheep blood is found in many of the newer breeds. Dolly the sheep, first mammal to be cloned from an adult somatic cell, was a Finnish Dorset.
The original Finnish breed - Kainuunharmas / Kainuu Grey, (Hiekkarannan tila, Saarijärvi, Karstula) - Kainuunharmas on lampaan suomalainen alkuperäisrotu. Kainuunharmaalla on useimmiten mustat jalat ja pää.