Selecting for muscling in swine and resulting effects on carcass traits

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dc.contributor.author Wheat, J.D.
dc.contributor.author Kropf, Donald H.
dc.contributor.author Hines, Robert H.
dc.date.accessioned 2010-05-07T16:01:09Z
dc.date.available 2010-05-07T16:01:09Z
dc.date.issued 2010-05-07T16:01:09Z
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2097/4018
dc.description Swine Industry Day 1975 is known as Swine Day, 1975 en
dc.description.abstract Litters farrowed total 147 (25 in 1971, 23 in 1972, 33 in 1973, 32 in 1974 and 34 in 1975); pigs total 1196, 1102 alive at birth 94 (8%) dead at birth. Line differences in loin eye area, backfat thickness and age (adjusted to 220 pounds live-weight) have not been significant. Carcass data collected from 165 barrows indicate the two lines do not yet differ in carcass traits. en_US
dc.publisher Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service en_US
dc.relation.isPartOf Swine day, 1975 en_US
dc.relation.isPartOf Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station contribution; no. 505 en_US
dc.relation.isPartOf Report of progress (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service); 283 en_US
dc.subject Swine en_US
dc.subject Muscling en_US
dc.subject Carcass traits en_US
dc.subject Farrowing en_US
dc.title Selecting for muscling in swine and resulting effects on carcass traits en_US
dc.type Conference paper en_US
dc.date.published 1975 en_US
dc.citation.epage 30 en_US
dc.citation.spage 29 en_US
dc.description.conference Swine Day, Manhattan, KS, November 13, 1975 en_US

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