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A condensed history of the breed is given with special reference to importations into America. The coefficient of inbreeding (Wright) for the American breed rose to 5.5 per cent. in the 34 years to 1926, i.e., in eight generations averaging 4.2 years. The coefficient of relationship between random...

Author(s)
DICKINSON, W. F.; LUSH, J. L.
Citation
Journal of Heredity, 1933, 24, pp 19-33
Abstract

A BRIEF account is given of the early importations of sheep and the rapid evolution of the wool industry in Australia. The distribution of the sheep in the various states, and the production and sales of wool in home markets are shown by means of tables and maps, and compared with similar data for...

Author(s)
LINK, P.
Publisher
Buenos Aires : Ferrari Hnos,
Citation
El desarrollo de la cria del Merino Australiano., 1942, pp 74 pp.
Abstract

In this interesting monograph Watson presents a succinct account of Canadian experience with dourine, an experience extending over a period of 15 years, and covering the study and suppression of a rare and serious disease previously unknown in Canada. It is well to tear in mind that although the...

Author(s)
WATSON, E. A.
Publisher
Ottawa: Thomas Mulvey, Printer.,
Citation
Dominion of Canada, Dept. of Agriculture, Health of Animals Branch., 1920, pp 43 pp.

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