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Predicting feed intake from weaning to maturity in South African sheep reared on high-energy grain-based diets

  • 2022
  • Issue: 3
  • Volume: 52
D.A. van der Merwe, T.S. Brand, P.G. Theron & L.C. Hoffman Page: 291 - 303

Feed intake models seldom take breed differences into account. This study investigated various approaches to describing and predicting the feed intake of certain breeds (Dohne Merino, Dormer, Dorper, Meatmaster, Merino, South African Mutton Merino (SAMM) and White Dorper). On weaning…

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