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Livestock improvement

B. K. Ahunu

Livestock improvement

force or farce

by B. K. Ahunu

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Published by Ghana Universities Press in Accra .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Livestock -- Breeding.,
  • Livestock -- Genetics.,
  • Livestock improvement.,
  • Animal biotechnology.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementB.K. Ahunu.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSF105 .A52 1988
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p. ;
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1610421M
    ISBN 109964301553
    LC Control Number91149682
    OCLC/WorldCa20708707

    Development of the livestock industry. Cells, chromosomes and gametes. Genes - their function and role in animal genetics. Phenotypic expression of genes. Mutations. Detrimental and lethal genes in farm animals. The concept of gene frequencies. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lasley, John Foster, Genetics of livestock improvement. Englewood Cliffs, N.J.: Prentice-Hall, ©

    Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lasley, John Foster, Genetics of livestock improvement. Englewood Cliffs, N.J., Prentice-Hall []. the genetic make-up of livestock. After giving a general overview of biotechnology and animal production, this technical theme focuses on the three areas of biotechnology contributing to genetic improvement of livestock, i.e. reproductive biotechnology, livestock genomics and marker assisted selection (MAS), and transgenics.

    An estimated million rural poor people globally depend on livestock for their livelihoods. In Africa, roughly one-half of the million poor people depend on livestock which can account for 45% of household income. [3] The ‘livestock revolution’ or the rapidly increasing demand for livestock products may offer opportunities for improving their incomes and livelihoods. This book describes the principles of genetic improvement of farm livestock and the practical application of these principles to dairy cattle, beef cattle and sheep breeding. Originally published in by Farming Press.


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