Combining high prolificacy and meat quality in sheep production by introducing the fecundity gene in different regional sheep productions resulting in a higher income per ewe and lesser ewes per surface unit

Project: Research

Project Details


The objective is to improve the sheep husbandry by enhancing the reproductive efficiency of breeds selected for high quality slaughter lambs.
Effective start/end date1/02/9531/01/98


  • fecundity
  • meat quality
  • ewe
  • genetic
  • husbandry
  • sheep
  • lamb
  • growth


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