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dc.contributor.authorPoggenpoel, D.G.
dc.contributor.authorBrynard, B.
dc.date.accessioned2015-06-05T12:18:38Z
dc.date.available2015-06-05T12:18:38Z
dc.date.issued1991
dc.identifier.citationPoggenpoel, D.G. and Brynard, B. 1991. The repeatability of greasy wool mass of Merino breeding ewes in the south-western Cape. South African Journal of Animal Science 21(3): 165-168.
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10568/66950
dc.description.abstractData of 224 Merino breeding ewes, kept on artificial pasture in a favorable environment in the South Western Districts, were analysed. Means of greasy wool mass at 16, 28 and 40 months of age were respectively 8.41, 9.14 and 8.79kg. The mean shorn body mass at 16 months of age was 1.05 at both 24 and 36 months of age. The mean repeatability of greasy wool production was 0.76±0.024.
dc.language.isoen
dc.sourceSouth African Journal of Animal Science
dc.subjectSHEEP
dc.subjectBREEDS
dc.subjectEWES
dc.subjectWOOL
dc.subjectSOUTH AFRICA
dc.titleThe repeatability of greasy wool mass of Merino breeding ewes in the south-western Cape
dc.typeJournal Article
cg.species.breedSOUTH AFRICAN MERINO
cg.subject.ilriSHEEP
cg.subject.ilriBREEDS
cg.identifier.statusOpen Access
cg.identifier.urlhttp://www.sasas.co.za/sites/sasas.co.za/files/Poggenpoel21Issue3_0_1.pdf
cg.isijournalISI Journal
cg.coverage.regionAFRICA
cg.coverage.regionSOUTHERN AFRICA
cg.coverage.countrySOUTH AFRICA


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