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- Rae, M.T., et al. Show all 6 Authors
- Animal reproduction science 2003 v.77 no.1-2 pp. 61-70
- adulthood; animal ovaries; body weight; energy requirements; ewes; follicle-stimulating hormone; gene expression; gonadotropin-releasing hormone; lactation; lambs; luteinizing hormone; malnutrition; messenger RNA; ovariectomy; parturition; pastures; pregnancy; spring; sward; weaning
- ... The effect of undernutrition in utero, during late gestation (from day 100), and early neonatal life on hypothalamic–pituitary function was investigated in female lambs born to ewes fed rations calculated to provide either 100% (high; H) or 70% (low; L) of the energy requirements to sustain a twin pregnancy. Following parturition in early spring, ewes and lambs were maintained on pasture with swar ...