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The objective of this study was to evaluate the effect of non-genetic factors on the characteristics of pre-weaning growth in sheep under tropical conditions. The sex of the lamb, the type of birth (single, multiple) and parity number on the birth weight, weaning weight and preweaning daily gain of ...

Author(s)
Cuello Estrada, M. A.; Moreno Torres, J. D.; Aguilar Aguilar, F. A.; Baracaldo Martínez, A.; Atuesta-Bustos, J. E.
Publisher
Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos, Lima, Peru
Citation
Revista de Investigaciones Veterinarias del Perú (RIVEP), 2019, 30, 1, pp 231-239
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The characterization of genetic resources is an important activity because it provides knowledge for designing appropriate strategies for the use of these and establishes comparisons with other populations. The objective of the present study was to document how the weight of heifers at 15 months of ...

Author(s)
Holgado, F.; Fernández, J. L.; Ortega, M. F.
Publisher
Red CONBIAND, Córdoba, Spain
Citation
Actas Iberoamericanas de Conservación Animal, 2017, 10, pp 57-62
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The aim of this study was to determine the influence of gender on pre-weaning growth, yield and weight of primal cuts of the carcass of Blackbelly × Pelibuey lambs. 16 twin lambs were used. The lamb gender was the fixed factor. The variables evaluated were: body weight at birth and at weaning,...

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García-Osorio, I. del C.; Oliva-Hernández, J.; Osorio-Arce, M. M.; Torres-Hernández, G.; Hinojosa-Cuéllar, J. A.; González-Garduño, R.
Publisher
FEPMVZ - Editora, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Citation
Arquivo Brasileiro de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, 2016, 68, 4, pp 1077-1084
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Data on 874 Muzaffarnagari lambs born during 2008-2012 at Central Institute for Research on Goats, Makhdoom, Farah, Mathura were analyzed to assess the impact of sex and year of lambing on average daily weight gains. The overall least squares means of average daily weight gains (ADG) during 0-3,...

Author(s)
Gopal Dass; Dige, M. S.; Rout, P. K.
Publisher
Indian Veterinary Association, Chennai, India
Citation
Indian Veterinary Journal, 2016, 93, 7, pp 87-89
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Capellari, A.; Rébak, G. I.; Patiño, E. M.; Obregón, J. B.; Navarro Krilich, L. M.; Velázquez, R. A.; Schultz, M. E.
Publisher
Asociación Argentina de Producción Animal, Balcarce, Argentina
Citation
Revista Argentina de Producción Animal, 2016, 36, Suplemento 1, pp 104
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The data on 6772 growth records of Sirohi goats maintained at All India Coordinated Research Project on Sirohi goat at Livestock Research Station, Vallabhnagar, Udaipur, India, and recorded between 2004 and 2016, were analysed to study the growth related traits and their genetic control. The...

Author(s)
Gautam, L.; Nagda, R. A. K.; Waiz, H. A.
Publisher
Islamic Azad University, Rasht, Iran
Citation
Iranian Journal of Applied Animal Science, 2019, 9, 1, pp 115-124
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Purebred and crossbred calves (n=3,871) were selected that were born in the sub-region of the Pantanal of Aquidauana (Brazil), derived from Nellore, Brangus, Wagyu, and 1/2 Brangus + 1/2 Nellore cows, which were artificially inseminated by bulls of the Aberdeen Angus, Red Angus, Brangus, Nellore,...

Author(s)
Fialho, F. R. L.; Rezende, M. P. G. de; Souza, J. C. de; Silva, R. M. da; Oliveira, N. M. de; Silveira, M. V. da
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Universidade Estadual de Maringá, Maringá, Brazil
Citation
Acta Scientiarum - Animal Sciences, 2015, 37, 4, pp 437-442
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Data on body weight of Large White Yorkshire (50%) crosses (n=590) were recorded at weekly intervals from birth to weaning (8 weeks) for five filial generations and were and analysed by least-squares method. The overall mean birth weight was 1.03±0.01 kg. The birth weight gained significantly...

Author(s)
Devendran, P.; Gopinathan, A.; Murugan, M.; Cauveri, D.
Publisher
Agricultural Research Communication Centre, Karnal, India
Citation
Indian Journal of Animal Research, 2015, 49, 3, pp 284-287
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A total of 44 Holstein calves (3 days old and average body weight 30 kg; 22 male and 22 female) were used to investigate the effect of method of feeding of roughage during pre-weaning on performance of Holstein calves during the pre- and postweaning period. Calves within each gender were assigned...

Author(s)
Keles, A. E.; Gorgulu, M.; Goncu, S.
Publisher
Agricultural Academy - Bulgaria, Sofia, Bulgaria
Citation
Bulgarian Journal of Agricultural Science, 2014, 20, 3, pp 675-679
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The study was carried out in three communities namely, Pekyi, Kokpong and Cheyohi in the Tolon Kumbungu District (TKD) to assess the growth performance of lambs kept under the traditional system of production. The parameters studied were birth weight, pre-weaning weight gain, ewe weight at birth,...

Author(s)
Naandam, J.; Amoah-Otchere, K.
Publisher
ISSR Innovative Space of Scientific Research Journals, Rabat-Chellah, Morocco
Citation
International Journal of Innovation and Applied Studies, 2014, 5, 1, pp 43-48

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