Effects of bull exposure and body growth on onset of puberty in Bunaji and Friesian x Bunaji heifers.

@article{Rekwot2000EffectsOB,
  title={Effects of bull exposure and body growth on onset of puberty in Bunaji and Friesian x Bunaji heifers.},
  author={Peter Ibrahim Rekwot and David Ogwu and Emmanuel Olugbenga Oyedipe and Victor Sekoni},
  journal={Reproduction, nutrition, development},
  year={2000},
  volume={40 4},
  pages={359-67}
}
A total of ninety seven pre-pubertal Bunaji (BJ) and Friesian-Bunaji (FR x BJ) heifers were allotted randomly to two treatments groups for a period of 15 months. The treatment groups consisted of the followings: Mature Bull Exposure (MBE) and No Bull Exposure (NBE). Heifers were body condition scored and their live weights recorded on 28 days consecutive intervals. A heifer tactile stimulation in bull bio-stimulation. was considered to have attained puberty if she displayed oestrus, had a… CONTINUE READING