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Abstract

The method used by the Japanese in the artificial insemination of pigs is described. Practical details are given about the properties of boar semen, its collection, dilution and storage, and the technique of insemination.
The av. duration of ejaculation in the boar is 6 mins. 36 secs. The part of...

Author(s)
NIWA, T.
Publisher
Chiba-City, Japan : National Institute of Agricultural Sciences,
Citation
Artificial insemination with swine in Japan., 1958, pp 13 pp.
Abstract

THE authors designed a new artificial vagina for the boar (Zootechnical Experiment Station Type) in 1939. The best method for collecting boar's semen is by the use of a dummy and an artificial vagina. The average duration of ejaculation is 6 mins. 36 secs. (2 mins. to 23 mins. 35 secs.). As the...

Author(s)
ITO, S.; NIWA, T.; KUDO, A.
Citation
Research Bulletin. zootech. Exp. Stn., 1948, 55,
Abstract

THE minimum quantity of semen normally required for conception is 50 cm.3, but if the semen is of high sperm density and stored for less than 24 hrs., 30 cm.3 will be sufficient. The number of spermatozoa necessary for conception is, in the case of under 24 hours' storage, 5 billion; when stored...

Author(s)
ITO, S.; NIWA, T.; KUDO, A.
Citation
Research Bulletin. zootech. Exp. Stn., 1948, 55,