Synchronization of estrus and insemination time in beef cows

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dc.contributor.author Heekin, M.D.
dc.contributor.author Kiracofe, G.H.
dc.contributor.author Schalles, R.R.
dc.contributor.author Ward, H.S.
dc.date.accessioned 2011-03-04T19:21:53Z
dc.date.available 2011-03-04T19:21:53Z
dc.date.issued 2011-03-04
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2097/7875
dc.description What's Ahead for Cattlemen? is known as Cattlemen’s Day, 1977 en
dc.description.abstract We used 76 cows to determine the effect of inseminating at different times after detecting estrus and to evaluate Synchronization B as an estrus synchronizing agent. Cows were divided into five groups: (1) nonsynchronized bred naturally; (2) nonsynchronized bred once a day approximately 12 to 24 hours after detecting estrus; (3) nonsynchronized bred twice a day approximately 12 hours after estrus; (4) synchronized bred once a day, and (5) synchronized bred twice a day. Synchronizing did not affect conception rate with twice-a-day breeding, but did with once-a-day breeding. Conception rates during the first 25 days of the breeding season were 63.6, 70.0, 69.2, 40.0, 80.0 for groups 1 through 5, respectively. en_US
dc.publisher Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station en_US
dc.relation.isPartOf Report of progress (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station); 291 en_US
dc.relation.isPartOf Cattlemen’s Day, 1977 en_US
dc.subject Beef en_US
dc.subject Synchronization en_US
dc.subject Estrus en_US
dc.subject Conception rates en_US
dc.title Synchronization of estrus and insemination time in beef cows en_US
dc.type Conference paper en_US
dc.date.published 1977 en_US
dc.citation.epage 5 en_US
dc.citation.spage 3 en_US
dc.description.conference Cattlemen's Day, 1977, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS, March 4, 1977 en_US


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