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Ja·cob

(zhä-kôb′), François Born 1920.
French geneticist. He shared a 1965 Nobel Prize for the study of regulatory activity in body cells.
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"The Jacob Sheep horns can probably be processed anywhere in the world but what makes the horns special is that we are processing them in Israel, which gives them a holiness," she said.
Her small, horned Jacob sheep, which right now look beige with brown spots because the tips of their coats have faded in the spring sunshine, produce a fine wool ranging from white to brown-black to black, plus a soft shade of gray when the white and black are spun together.
You will find no stink at the place as we change the grass every day." He added, "We have different kinds of animal, including Racka sheep, Cameroon sheep, Jacob sheep (with four horns), Valley black nose sheep, Mufflon, Emu ostrich, Bennett wallaby, Fallow deer, Eland deer, Dik-dik gazelle, Macaws, Sulcata tortoise, Toucan, Shetland horse, Lama, Alpaca, peacocks, ducks and geese, snake and lizards." Regarding the response to the zoo, Mohamad said, "It is unique and new idea to have an indoor zoo.
Jacob Sheep Breeders Association Dedicated to conserving Jacob sheep through registration and education.
Gareth manages 100 Holstein cows and 120 Jacob sheep at Alltyfyrddin, Abergwili.
You will be accompanied by your Y very own Jacob sheep [euro]tted with a soft rope halter and a specially designed harness to carry your midday snacks.
THE PARK is also home to one of the country's largest flocks of Jacob sheep, having been introduced by George Lucy 1756.
"They're brother and sister and the mum is a Jacob sheep and the dad is a Texel sheep.
"Our goats, rare breed Jacob sheep, ponies and alpacas all need plenty of grass but the alpacas are huge eaters.
He showed them pictures on the screen of different types of sheep, white, black and spotted or Jacob sheep, named from the story in Genesis 30.
For the sixth time in seven years, the trophy for the best sheep trade stand went to the Jacob Sheep Society's Wales section.
We saw Tamworth pigs, Jacob sheep, deer, llamas, Shetland ponies and ducks.