SCANNING OF LINEAR FUNCTIONAL TYPE TRAITS FOR MILK PRODUCTION IN SAHIWAL CATTLE

@inproceedings{Dahiya1997SCANNINGOL,
  title={SCANNING OF LINEAR FUNCTIONAL TYPE TRAITS FOR MILK PRODUCTION IN SAHIWAL CATTLE},
  author={S. P. Dahiya and Sambhu Singh Rathi},
  year={1997}
}
Sahiwal cows (208) of Govemment Livestock Farm, Hisar (Haryana), were scored for 13 type traits and also overall score. The distribution of animals across various classes of type scores revealed a normal distribution with mean score of linear type traits varied from 72.68±0.79 to 81.17±0.82 points. Stage of lactation affected significantly stature, rump width, rear udder height, feat placement, udder depth and overall score. Differences due to age at scoring were significant (P<0.05) for almost… CONTINUE READING