• Origin - Hampshire County in England.
  • Type - Meat breed.
  • Wool - Short and dense (Medium Wool).
  • Descriptors - Large frame size, white wool over body, with a dark brown to black face, largely free of wool from the eyes down and black-brown legs relatively free of wool from the knees and hocks down, a white wool cap, and polled.
  • Important Traits - Carcass conformation, growth rate, feed conversion, and milking ability.
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