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Authors: Ramesh, V.
Kumar, V. Ramesh Saravana
Sivakumar, K.
Singh, D. Anandha prakash
Muralidharan, J.
TANUVAS
Title: Performance Of Large White Yorkshire Pigs Under Semi-Arid Region of Tamil Nadu State
Language: en_US
Type: Article
Pages: 32-36
Volume: 28
Series/Report no.: ;1&2
Agrotags: Veterinary Science
Livestock Production and Management
Keywords: Veterinary Science, Livestock Production and Management, Climate, Pig, Growth, Reproductive performance
Abstract: The growth and reproductive performance of Large White Yorkshire pigs were studied based on last five years data available at Swine unit, Department of Livestock Production and Management Veterinary College and Research Institute, Namakkal. The reproductive criteria recorded were mean age at first mating (245 ± 9.53 days), age at first farrowing (404 ± 6.53 days), farrowing interval (205 ± 5.35 days), farrowing rate (1.97 ± 0.23), service period (69 ± 4.52 days) and period of post weaning oestrus.(5 ± 0.28 days). The average litter size at birth and at weaning was 8.9 ± 0.26 and 7.6 ± 0.22 respectively.
Issue Date: 2012
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