For many years, the superiority for milk yield in Holstein breed cows has limited the use of other breeds or crossbreeding
in dairy farms worldwide.
has resulted in higher merit in reproduction, growth and end product to be marketed (Theunissen et al.
The reason of this divergence might be attributed to factor that farmers were interested for producing the high yielders through crossbreeding
Therefore, the aim of this study was to assess the influence of crossbreeding
on the quality traits of dry-cured ham, as well as acceptability of dry-cured hams produced from these pigs.
It can be a feasible, low-management alternative to traditional crossbreeding
Livestock Northwest and the Cumbria Farmer Network are holding an open day July 12 at Red House Farm, where the crossbred lambs can be viewed and Innovis's Dewi Jones will discuss the Aberdale crossbreeding
of animal species isn't unusual in itself, explains Zachariah Gompert of Texas State University in San Marcos.
Following the survey, the sheep breeding industry in Wales can be confidently described as having a stratified crossbreeding
structure, dominated by a small number of hill ewe breeds.
Jersey and Brown Swiss genetics are popular crossbreeding
choices among some dairy producers, but other breeders are looking for specific traits not found in those breeds.
is nothing new, it's been going on for centuries and most breeds of domestic cat and dog today are a result of crossbreeding
experiments in the past.
Since using sperm allows crossbreeding
between dogs in distant places at low cost, the Sapporo-based association hopes it will now be easier to breed dogs that have traits necessary for guide dogs.
Previously plant breeders were limited to introducing new genes through the time-consuming and inexact art of crossbreeding
species that were fairly close relatives.
Metier a metisser means "weaving loom," metisser means "to crossbreed," metier by itself means on one hand "frame" or "framework" and on the other "task" or "profession." The book is thus, eponymously, a framework for crossbreeding
, and through the title Rene Depestre also signifies that his task as a poet is to give witness to, and to propagate the spirit of, cultural crossbreeding
They compare such procedures to traditional crossbreeding
calving season, age before fattening, plane of nutrition during fattening, veterinary services, management and diseases, genotypes of animals used in crossbreeding
, nutritional status before fattening, length of fattening period, and extension services can be also included.