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research article

Suffolk and Southdown rams as sires of market lambs compared in long-term study

authors

G. E. Bradford, University of California, Davis.
W. C. Weir, University of California, Davis.
D. T. Torell, University of California, Hopland.
G. M. Spurlock, University of California, Davis.

publication information

California Agriculture 14(8):4-5. DOI: 10.3733/ca.v014n08p4. August 1960.

abstract

Abstract Not Available – First paragraph follows:

A three-year experiment at the Hop-land Field Station compared lambs sired by rams of a large breed with those sired by rams of a smaller, earlier-maturing breed. The lambs compared were sired by Suffolk and Southdown rams, and were out of range ewes.

author affiliations

G. E. Bradford is Assistant Professor of Animal Husbandry, University of California, Davis. W. C. Weir is Professor of Animal Husbandry, University of California, Davis. D. T. Torell is Associate Specialist in Animal Husbandry, University of California, Hopland. G. M. Spurlock is Assistant Professor of Animal Husbandry, University of California, Davis.