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Current and possible future application of in vivo assessment in sheep breeding programmes



Current and possible future application of in vivo assessment in sheep breeding programmes



Application of NMR techniques on the body composition of live animals: 149-159



Selection for increased leaness in lambs is improved by including an in vivo estimation of body composition in a selection index based on live weight. Methods for in vivo assessment of carcass composition are reviewed.

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