Skip to content

"Experientia docet" - Experience is the best teacher

Effect of sex, age, and pre-slaughter conditioning on pH, temperature, tenderness and colour of indigenous South African goats

  • 2004
  • Issue: 5
  • Volume: 34
L. Simela, E.C. Webb and L. Frylinck Page: 208 - 211

Sex, age and pre-slaughter conditioning effects on pH, temperature, colour and tenderness properties of M. semimembranosus (SM) of indigenous South African goats were investigated. Sex and age had no significant effect on pH. However, female goat carcasses cooled significantly slower…

Read more

Post-mortem metabolic status, pH and temperature of chevon from indigenous South African goats slaughtered under commercial cond

  • 2004
  • Issue: 5
  • Volume: 34
L. Simela, E.C. Webb and L. Frylinck Page: 204 - 207

The study was conducted to investigate the effects of sex, age and pre-slaughter conditioning on post-mortem pH, temperature and glycolytic metabolite concentrations in M. longissimus thoracis (LT) of indigenous South African goats. Three hours post-mortem, the 2-teeth group had the…

Read more
Back To Top