Prediction of reproductive performance of ewes based on the early production data, ewe birth rank, dam age, and dam birth rank
Related subject area
Subject: Animal husbandry | Animal: SheepThe role of miR-369-3p in proliferation and differentiation of preadipocytes in Aohan fine-wool sheepSelection signature analysis reveals RDH5 performed key function in vision during sheep domestication processEffect of oxytocin added into sperm on artificial insemination in sheepScreening of three-way crossbred combination and genetic effect analysis of the SNP in the CLPG gene in meat sheepThe effect of different management systems on milk yield and milk quality in Awassi sheep
Arch. Anim. Breed., 66, 93–102,2023
Arch. Anim. Breed., 66, 81–91,2023
Arch. Anim. Breed., 66, 61–69,2023
Arch. Anim. Breed., 65, 417–426,2022
Arch. Anim. Breed., 65, 407–416,2022
Amer, P. R., Jopson, N. B., Cocks, J., and Scarlet, A. L.: Impact of early age litter size on subsequent litter output in ewes, in: Proceedings of the New Zealand society of animal production 67, January 2007, New Zealand, 39–43, 2007.
Areb, E., Getachew, T., Kirmani, M. A., Silase, T. G., and Haile, A.: Estimation of co-variance components, genetic parameters, and genetic trends of reproductive traits in community-based breeding program of Bonga sheep in Ethiopia, Anim. Biosci., 34, 1451–1459, https://doi.org/10.5713/ajas.20.0413, 2021.
Assan, N.: Indicators of reproductive performance in goats and sheep meat production, Sci. J. Anim. Sci., 9, 608–619, 2020.
Canché, J. E. T., Monforte, J. G. M., and Correa, J. C. S.: Environmental effects on productive and reproductive performance of Pelibuey ewes in Southeastern Mexico, J. Appl. Anim. Res., 44, 508–512, https://doi.org/10.1080/09712119.2015.1102730, 2016.
Douhard, F., Jopson, N. B., Friggens, N. C., and Amer, P. R.: Effects of the level of early productivity on the lifespan of ewes in contrasting flock environments, Animal, 10, 2034–2042, https://doi.org/10.1017/S1751731116001002, 2016.