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Reproductive performance of F1 brahman-shorthorn and F1 Sahiwal-shorthorn cattle in northern Australia

Holroyd, R.G. and O'Rourke, P.K. (1980) Reproductive performance of F1 brahman-shorthorn and F1 Sahiwal-shorthorn cattle in northern Australia. In: Animal Production in Australia: The Australian Society of Animal Production. Thirteenth Biennial Conference., August, Perth, Western Australia,.

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Abstract

Materials and Methods
At Swan's Lagoon Research Station in the subcoastal spear grass region of north Queensland, F1 half Brahman-Shorthorn and F1 half Sahiwal-Shorthorn calves born November to March in 1969-70, 1970-71 and 1971-72 were first mated at approximately two years of age. Each year mating commenced in January and continued for three to five months. The data were drawn from cows in a number of different mating groups on the property over the period 1972-1978.

13th Biennial Conference, August 1980, Perth, Western Australia.

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Additional Information:Reproduced with permission Australian Society of Animal Production [ASAP]. © Australian Society of Animal Production, ASAP.
Keywords:Brahmans; Conception; Weaning; Calving rates.
Subjects:Animal culture > Breeding and breeds
Animal culture > Cattle
Deposited On:23 Jan 2006
Last Modified:13 Aug 2010 15:08

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