Risk factors associated with detailed reproductive phenotypes in dairy and beef cows.

@article{Carthy2014RiskFA,
  title={Risk factors associated with detailed reproductive phenotypes in dairy and beef cows.},
  author={Tara R Carthy and Donagh P Berry and A M Fitzgerald and Sinead McParland and Erin J. Williams and Stephen T. Butler and Andrew R Cromie and Donal P Ryan},
  journal={Animal : an international journal of animal bioscience},
  year={2014},
  volume={8 5},
  pages={695-703}
}
The objective of this study was to identify detailed fertility traits in dairy and beef cattle from transrectal ultrasonography records and quantify the associated risk factors. Data were available on 148 947 ultrasound observations of the reproductive tract from 75 949 cows in 843 Irish dairy and beef herds between March 2008 and October 2012. Traits… CONTINUE READING