Wool Count

General Categories:

44 to 50's
Coarse wool only suitable for Nappa, typically from traditional English breeds.

50 to 58's
Wool towards the higher (finer) end of this range show characteristics similar to Merino Fine Wool. Typically produced from Australian Crossbred where Fine Wool Merinos are crossed with an English breed to produce heavy and fast growing Springlambs for meat production.

58 to 64's+
Typically wool from Fine Wool Merinos bred for maximum yield wool production. However these skins display a higher incidence of prominent Rib Lines.