Evaluation of two Indian native chicken breeds for reproduction traits and heritability of juvenile growth traits

@article{Haunshi2011EvaluationOT,
  title={Evaluation of two Indian native chicken breeds for reproduction traits and heritability of juvenile growth traits},
  author={Santosh Haunshi and Murugesan Shanmugam and Mahendra Kumar Padhi and Matam Niranjan and Ullengala Rajkumar and Maddula Ramakoti Reddy and Arun Kumar Panda},
  journal={Tropical Animal Health and Production},
  year={2011},
  volume={44},
  pages={969-973}
}
The present study was conducted to evaluate two Indian native chicken breeds, namely, Aseel and Kadaknath for fertility, hatchability, genetic parameters of juvenile growth traits, and semen quality traits at the onset of sexual maturity. The fertility was similar in Aseel (86.96%) and Kadaknath (85.15%); however, a relatively higher hatchability was… CONTINUE READING