High EBVs, high performance

Hunt, Jeremy; Buss, Jessica
October 2002
Farmers Weekly;10/25/2002, Vol. 137 Issue 17, p40
Trade Publication
Discusses the findings of a trial by the Northern Upland Sheep Strategy organization in England on the benefits of the use of rams with high Estimated Breeding Values (EBV) to produce lamb. Increase in the weaning weight of lambs bred from high EBV rams; Increase in financial returns; Improvement in lamb muscle score.


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