Direct and maternal genetic effects due to the introduction of Bos taurus alleles into Brahman cattle in Florida: I. Reproduction and calf survival.

@article{Olson1990DirectAM,
  title={Direct and maternal genetic effects due to the introduction of Bos taurus alleles into Brahman cattle in Florida: I. Reproduction and calf survival.},
  author={Timothy Aanen Olson and Mauricio A. Elzo and Margaret Koger and William Butts and Eric L. Adams},
  journal={Journal of animal science},
  year={1990},
  volume={68 2},
  pages={317-23}
}
Pregnancy rate, calf survival rate to weaning and calf age at weaning of several types of crossbred cows (2/3 or more Brahman) were compared to those of straightbred Brahman and Angus cows over a 12-yr period at Subtropical Agricultural Research Station near Brooksville, FL. The purpose of this study was to determine the relative importance of additive vs… CONTINUE READING