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New breeds of meat-type hogs developed by research

by J. H. Zeller

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Published by United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Administration, Bureau of Animal Industry in [Washington, D.C.?] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Breeding,
  • Swine

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJohn H. Zeller
    SeriesA.H.D -- No. 144, AHD -- no. 144.
    ContributionsUnited States. Agricultural Research Administration, United States. Bureau of Animal Industry
    The Physical Object
    Pagination5 pages ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26435477M
    OCLC/WorldCa85239329

      Breeds of pig 1. Breeds of pig Pesented by Mr. Dipendra Lamsal & A.H Nepal 2. Local breeds of swine •Jangali Bandel / Wild Boar •Found in the wild throughout the country, •For the commercial production to receive seed Rs 10, per piglet to be paid to the National Park and Wild Life Conservation Department of Nepal. •Height ; 90 – 95 cm, Weight; . The foundation that formed today's "Duroc" was comprised of Red Durocs from New York and Jersey Reds from New Jersey. In , Isaac Frink of Milton in Saratoga County, New York, obtained from Harry Kelsey of Florida New York, a red boar, one of a litter of ten pigs. The sire and dam of these pigs were probably imported from England.

    Jeleníková et al. () observed the influence of pig breed on meat shear force. Differences in shear force of heat-treated musculuslongissimus lumborum et thoracis between different breeds (Large White, Czech, Duroc, and Landrace) were found to be statistically significant. Among these, the Duroc breed was discovered to be the most tender. New breeds that have been developed from crosses of native and foreign breeds. Most of these consist of 2 or 3 foreign breeds and local native breeds. Frequencies of foreign genes are variable. In this paper, means of 42 current major breeds of pigs in China were analyzed for 18 performance traits. The method of principal component (PC) analysis.

    African Swine Fever in Two Large Commercial Pig Farms in LATVIA—Estimation of the High Risk Period and Virus Spread within the Farm Article Processing Charges Open Access Policy Institutional Open Access Program Editorial Process Awards Research and Publication Ethics. Author Services. Initiatives. Sciforum Preprints Scilit SciProfiles. The Large White pig is the most commonly raised commercial pig breed in the world. The aim of this work was to investigate D-loop mtDNA in Large White pigs (n = ) of various selections bred in the Russian Federation from to The general sample consisted of three groups: Old (n = 78) (Russian selection, –); Imp (n = ) (imported to Russia in –); New .


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