American Journal of Applied Scientific Research

Volume 2, Issue 1, January 2016

  • Genetic Evaluation of Iraqi Awassi Rams According to Some Growth Traits of Their Progeny Lambs

    Firas R. Al-Samarai, Fatten A. Mohammed, Falah H. Al-Zaydi, Nasr N. Al-Anbari, Yehya K. Abdulrahman

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 1, January 2016
    Pages: 1-5
    Received: Dec. 13, 2015
    Accepted: Dec. 17, 2015
    Published: Jan. 05, 2016
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    Abstract: This study was carried out on the research station of sheep and goat (Abo Gharib, west of Baghdad, Iraq) to evaluate the 120 Awassi rams for the birth weight (BW), weight at weaning (WW) and pre-weaning daily gains (DG) of their lambs after adjusting to the effects of parity, year of birth, sex, and type of birth (single, twin). Restricted Maximum ... Show More