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Calving and weaning rates, birth weight, ease of calving, and 24-h calf survival were evaluated in a 4-breed diallel of Simmental, Limousin, Polled Hereford (PH) and Brahman cattle in 5 calf crops. Limousin dams tended to have the highest calving and weaning rates because they produced heavier...

Comerford, J. W.; Bertrand, J. K.; Benyshek, L. L.; Johnson, M. H.
Journal of Animal Science, 1987, 64, 1, pp 65-76