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Limousin × Friesian and Hereford × Friesian suckler dams were compared. One Charolais sire was used on the herd, and the 3rd calf crop was born when the dams were 4 yr of age, in Apr.-May 1984. Dam genotype had no significant effect on the incidence of calving difficulties, calf birth weights, calf ...

Author(s)
Drennan, M. J.
Publisher
Dublin, Irish Republic
Citation
Animal production. Report from Dunsinea, Moorepark and Western Research Centres. Research report 1984., 1985, pp 4
Abstract

In an intensively managed flock, preweaning mortality was 12.9% for Limousin, 20.1% for Ile-de-France (IF), 9.5% for Romanov × Limousin, and 14.6% for IF × Romanov × Limousin lambs. At constant birth weight or litter size, mortality increased in the following order: Romanov × Limousin, IF × Romanov ...

Author(s)
Villette, Y.
Publisher
Madrid, Spain
Citation
34th Annual Meeting of the European Association for Animal Production, Madrid, Spain, 3rd-6th October, 1983. Volume I. Summaries. Study Commissions. Genetics, Nutrition, Management., 1983, pp 380-381
Abstract

For 28 Slovakian Pied (SP), 38 Slovakian Pinzgau, 29 Dutch Black Pied × SP, 49 Ayrshire × SP, 18 Chiana × SP, 12 Chiana × Ayrshire × SP, 34 Limousin × SP, 14 Limousin × Ayrshire × SP, 11 Maine-Anjou × Limousin × Ayrshire × SP, and 9 Aquitaine Blond × Limousin × Ayrshire × SP bulls from suckler...

Author(s)
Faško, J.; Plesník, J.; Antalík, M.
Citation
Vedecké Práce Výskumného Ústavu Živočíšnej Výroby v Nitre, 1982, 20, pp 55-59
Abstract

179 crossbreds with Chiana, Limousin, Marchigiana [Marche], Piemontese [Piedmont] and Charolais sires and Friesian dams were mated at 12-15 months of age, mainly with Piemontese bulls. For the 5 types resp., the percentage of stillbirths was 3.2, 10.3, 10.0, 28.9 and 16.6, and calf mortality up to...

Author(s)
Romita, A.; Gigli, S.; Borghese, A.; Giacomo, A. di; Mormile, M.; Esposito, C.
Publisher
Martinus Nijhoff, The Hague, Netherlands
Citation
Beef production from different dairy breeds and dairy beef crosses, 1982, pp 202-220
Abstract

Data on preweaning growth traits were analysed for 4034 calves born and 3732 calves weaned in 2nd and later parities from contemporary populations of F1 dams maintained at 2 locations (Brandon and Manyberries). The calves were sired by Chiana, Charolais, Limousin and Simmental bulls mated to cows...

Author(s)
Fredeen, H. T.; Weiss, G. M.; Rahnefeld, G. W.; Lawson, J. E.; Newman, J. A.
Citation
Canadian Journal of Animal Science, 1982, 62, 1, pp 51-67
Abstract

Groups of 3-breed crossbred cows were mated to Charolais and Limousin bulls to produce 574 three-breed crossbred calves over a 2-year period. Average birth weights were 81.2 lb and 76.2 lb for calves produced by Charolais and Limousin sires resp. Calving assistance was required for 12.4% of...

Author(s)
Marshall, D. M.; Frahm, R. R.; Chenette, C. G.
Citation
Animal Science Research Report, Agricultural Experiment Station, Oklahoma State University, 1981, No. MP-108, pp 34-36
Abstract

29 Hungarian Simmental (HS), 30 Hereford, 29 HS X Hereford, and 29 (Danish Jersey X HS) X Hereford females kept on pasture were mated to Hereford, Charolais, Limousin and Hereford sires in 1973-74, 1975, 1976 and 1977 resp. Until the end of 1977, cow losses, including culling, were greatest in HSs...

Author(s)
Kelemeri, G.; Horn, A.
Citation
Paper, 31st Annual Meeting, European Association for Animal Production, 1980, No. GC2.17, pp 9 pp.
Abstract

Preweaning growth and body weight at 120 and 200 days were studied in the progeny of 564 two-yr-old and 569 three-yr-old crossbred cows produced by mating Hereford, Aberdeen-Angus (AA), Jersey, South Devon (SD), Simmental, Limousin and Charolais bulls to Hereford and AA cows. Two-yr-olds produced...

Author(s)
Notter, D. R.; Cundiff, L. V.; Smith, G. M.; Laster, D. B.; Gregory, K. E.
Citation
Journal of Animal Science, 1978, 46, 4, pp 908-921
Abstract

Gestation length, birth weight, dystocia incidence, calf mortality, preweaning growth and 200-day weight were studied in 2368 calves from Hereford and Aberdeen-Angus (AA) cows and sired by Hereford, AA, Jersey, South Devon (SD), Limousin, Charolais and Simmental bulls. Charolais and Simmental...

Author(s)
Smith, G. M.; Laster, D. B.; Gregory, K. E.
Citation
Journal of Animal Science, 1976, 43, 1, pp 27-36

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