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dc.contributor.authorFood and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
dc.date.accessioned2016-02-08T09:02:25Z
dc.date.available2016-02-08T09:02:25Z
dc.date.issued1975
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/10568/70695
dc.description.abstractBlackhead Persian seasonal birth rate 93% as average of 3 seasons; yearly birth rate 126% as three lambings took place over 26.5 months, Galla goat seasonal birth rate 75% as average of three seasons; yearly 103% as three kiddings took place over 26.4 months. Birth weight in third season not lower than first season; 100 blackhead Persian ewes could produce approximately 530kg extra lamb live weight at weaning under frequent mating system; Gall goats could produce approximately 370kg extra kid liveweight at weaning under frequent mating system, compared to the one-mating-per-year system.
dc.language.isoen
dc.subjectANIMAL BREEDING
dc.subjectSHEEP
dc.subjectGOATS
dc.subjectFERTILITY
dc.subjectBIRTH WEIGHT
dc.subjectWEIGHT GAIN
dc.titleResults of frequent mating trials with Blackhead Persian sheep and Galla goats at Buchuma Range Research Station
dc.typeReport
cg.species.breedBLACKHEAD SOMALI
cg.subject.ilriANIMAL BREEDING
cg.subject.ilriSHEEP
cg.subject.ilriGOATS
cg.identifier.statusLimited Access
cg.contributor.affiliationFood and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
cg.coverage.regionAFRICA
cg.coverage.regionEAST AFRICA
cg.coverage.countryKENYA


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