Evaluation of Awassi genotypes for improved milk production in Syria

@inproceedings{iguez2009EvaluationOA,
  title={Evaluation of Awassi genotypes for improved milk production in Syria},
  author={Luis Miguel Moreno {\'I}{\~n}iguez and Miloudi Hilali},
  year={2009}
}
Abstract A performance evaluation, conducted between 2003 and 2005, compared the milk production of three genotypes of Awassi ewes: Turkish (T), Syrian (S) and the F1-cross between the Turkish and Syrian ewes (TS), at the International Center for Agricultural Research in the Dry Areas (ICARDA) experimental farm in Tel Hadya (northern Syria). After weaning, which occurred at 56days, milk yield and milking length were measured weekly during the milking period ( n = 381). Milk yield of TS and T… CONTINUE READING

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