Fluctuation in Ewe Liveweight during Periods of Restricted Nutrition Is Influenced By

@inproceedings{SIRE2011FluctuationIE,
  title={Fluctuation in Ewe Liveweight during Periods of Restricted Nutrition Is Influenced By},
  author={SIRE and Sumi Elsa John and Michael B Ferguson and Graham E. Gardner and Andrew Thompson},
  year={2011}
}
The ability to maintain weight during adverse seasons is an important characteristic in mature ewes. Ewes that lose less weight will be in better condition at mating and throughout pregnancy resulting in higher fertility, fecundity and lamb survival, and lower ewe mortality. Liveweight data (corrected for greasy fleece and conceptus weights) from mature… CONTINUE READING