Improvement of beef cattle through breeding methods

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dc.contributor.author Smith, W.H.
dc.contributor.author Wheat, J.D.
dc.date.accessioned 2011-09-20T21:40:36Z
dc.date.available 2011-09-20T21:40:36Z
dc.date.issued 2011-09-20
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2097/12151
dc.description.abstract The purebred Shorthorn cattle breeding project was continued during 1960 according to the breeding program adopted when the study was initiated in 1949. Two inbred lines were established and have been continued. The Wernacre Premier line in now in the fourth generation of inbreeding and the Mercury line, in the third generation. The bulls, Wernacre’s Premier and Gregg Farm’s Hoarfrost, were used as foundation sires to establish these two lives, respectively. en_US
dc.publisher Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station en_US
dc.relation.isPartOf 1960-61 Progress Reports en_US
dc.relation.isPartOf Circular (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station): 383 en_US
dc.subject Beef en_US
dc.subject Production traits en_US
dc.subject Inheritance en_US
dc.title Improvement of beef cattle through breeding methods en_US
dc.type Conference paper en_US
dc.date.published 1961 en_US
dc.citation.epage 24 en_US
dc.citation.spage 21 en_US
dc.description.conference 48th Annual Livestock Feeders’ Day. Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS, May 6, 1961 en_US


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