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Crossbred rams outlive purebred Suffolks and Hampshires in Glenn County Testing Program

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Monte Bell
G. E. Bradford, University of California

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California Agriculture 20(4):14-15.

Published April 01, 1966

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Crossbred yearling rams lived 20% longer according to experiments in western Glenn County than did their purebred Hampshire and Suffolk half-brothers. Mortality of all the yearling rams was high; 82% died before the fifth breeding season.

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Crossbred rams outlive purebred Suffolks and Hampshires in Glenn County Testing Program

Monte Bell, G. E. Bradford
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Crossbred rams outlive purebred Suffolks and Hampshires in Glenn County Testing Program

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Authors

Monte Bell
G. E. Bradford, University of California

Publication Information

California Agriculture 20(4):14-15.

Published April 01, 1966

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Author Affiliations show

Abstract

Crossbred yearling rams lived 20% longer according to experiments in western Glenn County than did their purebred Hampshire and Suffolk half-brothers. Mortality of all the yearling rams was high; 82% died before the fifth breeding season.

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