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Breeding Better Beef; 1. Preweaning Performance of Calves Sired by Angus, Hereford, and Charolais Bulls

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Title:Breeding Better Beef; 1. Preweaning Performance of Calves Sired by Angus, Hereford, and Charolais Bulls
Authors:Reimer, D.
Nolan, J C Jr.
Campbell, C.M.
Keywords:animal breeding
breeding stock
beef cattle
beef bulls
calves
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Date Issued:May 1983
Publisher:University of Hawaii
Citation:Reimer D, Nolan JC Jr, Campbell CM. 1983. Breeding better beef: 1. preweaning performance of calves sired by Angus, Hereford, and Charolais bulls. Honolulu (HI): University of Hawaii. 12 p. (Research Extension Series; RES-030).
Series:Research Extension Series
030
Abstract:The study evaluated the influence of breed of sire, breed of dam, year age of dam, heterosis, and crossbreeding effects on preweaning performance of calves sired by Angus, Hereford, and Charolais bulls and out of Angus and Hereford cows. The study found that Angus and Hereford cross to advantage, and that Charolais provided superior results.
Pages/Duration:12 pages
URI:http://hdl.handle.net/10125/16565
ISSN:0271-9976
Appears in Collections: Research Extension Series, 1980 - 1997


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