This composite breed would help the beef industry by focusing on the carcass traits of the breed thr

This composite breed would help the beef industry by focusing on the carcass traits of the breed thr

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This composite breed would help the beef industry by focusing on the carcass traits of the breed through the selection of elite breeds in the initial stages on composition, as well as throughout generations to come. Along with this, the breeds chosen are known for their superior mothering abilities and
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Unformatted text preview: excellent fertility rates, helping to increase the amount of offspring in future generations. A fairly low calving ease interval is also important component to this composite breed, especially when the second generation of heifers are ready to calve. With all this in mind, we would be able to focus on...
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This note was uploaded on 03/09/2010 for the course MARB 1000 taught by Professor Hayes during the Spring '07 term at Texas A&M University-Galveston.

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