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Estimated genetic trends for weaning weight in three Dorper lines with different selection criteria

  • 1995
  • Issue: 3
  • Volume: 25
F.W.C. Neser, K.V. Konstantinov and G.J. Erasmus Page: 65 - 69

A study was undertaken to compare the effectiveness of three different selection strategies in increasing weaning weight of a Dorper flock under natural conditions. Data were analysed by mixed model procedures. Direct selection for weaning weight under natural conditions proved…

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