[Three lambings within two years following induction of oestrus (author's transl)].

  • Todd Ruiter
  • Published 1978 in Tijdschrift voor diergeneeskunde

Abstract

The annual number of weaner lambs per ewe is a factor of major importance in the profitability of sheep farming. In the Netherlands, approximately 80 per cent of the incomes are derived from the returns for lambs sold. Induction of oestrus makes it possible for the ewes to lamb three times in two years. To achieve a high conception rate, tupping should take… (More)

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@article{Ruiter1978ThreeLW, title={[Three lambings within two years following induction of oestrus (author's transl)].}, author={Todd Ruiter}, journal={Tijdschrift voor diergeneeskunde}, year={1978}, volume={103 24}, pages={1334-8} }