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Age difference of certain carcass traits and carcass composition in male Cheghu goats






Indian Journal of Animal Sciences 59(6): 754-756

Age difference of certain carcass traits and carcass composition in male Cheghu goats

30 Cheghu aged 6, 12 or 18 months were fed ad lib. until slaughter at 12, 18 and 24 months resp. Slaughter weight averaged 16.48+or-0.99, 25.06+or-1.11 and 33.95+or-0.89 kg in the 3 groups resp., empty body weight 14.10+or-1.05, 22.32+or-1.17 and 30.89+or-0.94 kg, and dressed carcass weight 6.61+or-0.63, 11.05+or-0.70 and 16.11+or-0.57 kg.


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