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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,...

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
Universidade Estadual de Maringá, Maringá, Brazil
Acta Scientiarum - Animal Sciences, 2015, 37, 4, pp 437-442

For 15 515 Nelore and Charolais × Nelore calves in 2 herds in Brazil, birth weight averaged 32.02 and 30.12 kg respectively, and for 14 481 calves of the 2 types, body weight at weaning averaged 207.32 and 192.75 kg respectively and daily preweaning gain 650 and 604 g. All traits were significantly ...

Alencar, M. M. de; Trematore, R. L.; Leite Oliveira, J. de A.; Almeida, M. A. de
Revista Brasileira de Zootecnia, 1998, 27, 1, pp 40-46