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Noticiana sheep are predominantly recognized by their white coat, accented by a distinctive thin red-brick colored light head. Primarily bred for milk production, these autochthonous Sicilian sheep trace their origins back to the Comisana sheep breed.
Known for their resilience and adaptability, Noticiana sheep thrive in harsh environments, showcasing their rustic and frugal characteristics. Their ability to withstand challenging conditions makes them well-suited for the rugged terrain and climatic variability of their native Sicilian landscape. As a breed valued for its milk production, Noticiana sheep play an integral role in supporting agricultural practices and contributing to the local economy in Sicily.