Bull Management for Cow and Calf Producers

Type
Publication
Date of Publication
September 3, 2021
Price
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Overview

A good bull offers both high fertility and high genetic breeding value for one or more economically important characteristics, such as growth, calving ease, maternal value, and carcass quality. Fertility in a bull is generally defined as the ability to impregnate females, which is certainly a minimum requirement, but a bull with high fertility is able to impregnate more than the expected number of cows in a short breeding season. (8 Pages)

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