Breeding for longevity in Italian Chianina cattle

F. Forabosco

Research output: Thesisinternal PhD, WU

Original languageEnglish
QualificationDoctor of Philosophy
Awarding Institution
  • Wageningen University
Supervisors/Advisors
  • van Arendonk, Johan, Promotor
  • Bijma, Piter, Co-promotor
  • Bozzi, R., Co-promotor, External person
Award date18 Oct 2005
Place of PublicationWageningen
Print ISBNs9789085042662
Publication statusPublished - 2005

Keywords

  • chianina
  • beef cattle
  • longevity
  • productive life
  • phenotypes
  • beef production
  • genetic analysis
  • linear models
  • survival
  • profitability
  • traits
  • selective breeding
  • genetic improvement

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