An evaluation of some breeding management options in beef herds in the United Kingdom.

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The feasibility of replacing natural service in the suckler herd with artificial breeding (artificial insemination or embryo transfer), following synchronisation of oestrus in breeding animals, was investigated. In 1991 a herd of 143 spring-calving beef cows, matched for date and ease of calving, sex of calf, parity, body condition score and liveweight… (More)

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@article{Lowman1994AnEO, title={An evaluation of some breeding management options in beef herds in the United Kingdom.}, author={B G Lowman and No{\"{e}lle A. Scott and Philip R. Scott}, journal={The Veterinary record}, year={1994}, volume={135 1}, pages={9-12} }