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Lambing behaviour of Merino ewes from lines subjected to divergent selection for multiple rearing ability from the same base pop

  • 2002
  • Issue: 1
  • Volume: 32
S.W.P. Cloete, A.J. Scholtz and R. Taljaard Page: 57 - 65

Timing of birth and birth site selection were investigated in two lines of grazing Merino sheep that had been divergently selected for multiple rearing ability. Time budgets in the neonatal phase were also compared between the two lines. Parturition was…

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