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Statistical and genetical studies on the improvement of Korean native cattle. IV. Relationship between body weight and body measurements of Korean native, Brahman and Santa Gertrudis cattle and their crossbreds

Cheong, S.K.

Korean Journal of Animal Sciences 22(1): 1-6


Accession: 000986745

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Significant positive correlations were found between body weight, withers height, body length and chest girth at birth and at 6, 12 and 18 months of age. Maximum values for these correlations occurred generally between 12 and 18 months. 66% of the total variance in body weight was explained by chest girth, withers height and body length. (For Pt.

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