cashmere wool

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cashmere, cashmere wool

fine, downy hair fiber from the Kashmiri goat.
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Its wildlife has adapted well to temperatures that can plummet below -40C - with cashmere goats, sheep and yak growing their well-renown dense layers of fur.
A single AaG missense mutation in exon 13 differentiated cashmere goats with different colors.
Its wildlife has adapted well to temperatures that can plummet below -40C with cashmere goats, sheep and yak growing their well-renown dense layers of fur.
Estimates of (co)variance components for productive and composite reproductive traits in Iranian Cashmere goats, Livestock Science, 126, 162-167.
To further study the influence of KAPs on hairs, and to lay a foundation for breeding superior quality cashmere goats.
Kate Humble and |Ordnor (one of the Nomadic herders) holding baby cashmere goats in the Gobi desert
At a local farm 2 1/2 miles from our home, we house 14 Shetland sheep, three Cashmere goats and three Alpine goats (along with four ducks).
To date, these breeds of goat have been proven completely, partially or intermediately resistant to GI parasites: Creole goat kids, Black Iraqi goats, Local Ardi goats, imported Syrian, Barbari, Jamunapari goats, West African Dwarf goats, Crossbred cashmere goats, Galla and Small East African goats, canned, Bhuj and Anglo-Nubian, a Thai native.
This will stimulate greater harvesting of cashmere goats, thus increasing the income of local herders.
My reply: I do not care if it's made from unicorn, cashmere goats or chiru antelope fur.
The Traitex facility in Herat's Fibers and Textiles Industrial Park will process fiber for export to enable traders to command a higher net price for processed Afghan cashmere, stimulating greater harvesting of cashmere goats and increasing income for local herders.
From the alpaca of the Andes to cashmere goats in Tibet, to India's cattle, whose dung is burned in cooking fires, grazing animals provide "food, fuel, clothing, and transportation.