TITLE

Gene can reduce lamb muscling

AUTHOR(S)
Buss, Jessica
PUB. DATE
July 2002
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;7/5/2002, Vol. 137 Issue 1, p47
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on a genetic means to increase muscling in lambs. Benefits of the Carwell gene for pedigree breeders and commercial flockmasters; Rate of increase in rib-eye muscle size in lambs marked with the gene; Application of computerized tomography in the selection of muscling traits.
ACCESSION #
7140836

 

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