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In the Hortobogy district, there are 4 state farms with a total of 44, 000 sheep. The majority of these are Hungarian Merinos, but there are also some Tsigai and Racka sheep. Merino ewes average 40 kg. live weight and 4.5-5 kg. wool per year. To improve fleece weight and wool fineness, they have...

Tierzucht, 1961, 15, pp 457-460