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Why I spent a week looking for sheep

Merino sheep produce the finest wool in the world. White merinos were once part of a booming industry in Vermont. In the mid-1800's there were 1 million. But today, they are rare in those parts. CNNMoney's Vanessa Yurkevich hit the road in search of the elusive white merino sheep.

Why I spent a week looking for sheep

Merino sheep produce the finest wool in the world. White merinos were once part of a booming industry in Vermont. In the mid-1800's there were 1 million. But today, they are rare in those parts. CNNMoney's Vanessa Yurkevich hit the road in search of the elusive white merino sheep.