Cookies on Animal Science Database

Like most websites we use cookies. This is to ensure that we give you the best experience possible.

 

Continuing to use www.cabi.org  means you agree to our use of cookies. If you would like to, you can learn more about the cookies we use.

Animal Science Database

Supporting your research in animal production, welfare and health

 Sign up to receive our Veterinary & Animal Sciences eNewsletter, book alerts and offers direct to your inbox.

Results per page:

Search results

Abstract

This review of literature was conducted to update individual estimates of genetic parameters for preweaning growth traits of cattle and to report the overall means, ranges and marginal means of estimates of the genetic parameters by breed of cattle and statistical model in order to investigate the...

Author(s)
Rios Utrera, Á.
Publisher
Instituto Nacional de Investigaciones Forestales, Agrícolas y Pecuarias (INIFAP), Mexico City, Mexico
Citation
Técnica Pecuaria en México, 2008, 46, 1, pp 37-67
Abstract

(Co)variance components, direct and maternal breed additive, dominance, and epistatic loss effects on preweaning weight gain of beef cattle were estimated. Data were from 478,466 animals in Ontario, Canada, from 1986 to 1999, including records of both purebred and crossbred animals from Angus,...

Author(s)
Roso, V. M.; Schenkel, F. S.; Miller, S. P.; Wilton, J. W.
Publisher
American Society of Animal Science, Savoy, USA
Citation
Journal of Animal Science, 2005, 83, 8, pp 1780-1787
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

Refine Results

Sort Order
Author
Geographical Location
Language
Organisms
Subject Topics