Sheep New Experiment in Australia
Better Wool, More Milk and More Meat can be obtained from Sheep Now. A research report shows that digestive system of sheep and strange metabolism process of fat causes woolen skin on the body of this animal. The stomach of this animal has four compartments. Sheep gets proteins according to its need from the plants and leaves.
The special digestive system of sheep enables it to produce its food from grass or plants having very less nutrition. The joint research report of Australia, UK, China, France, Denmark and New Zealand has been published in the journal “Science”.
26 institutions of eight countries participated in this research. This research project is a part of International Sheep Genomics Consortium. Experts are of the opinion that this research would be helpful in understanding DNA of sheep.
It would help to get the health of sheep better by changing its food and to secure it from diseases. It has also known that we can get better wool by better foods. Almost one billion sheep are in the world; out of it 70 million are found in Australia.