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Genetics of growth and reproduction in the turkey. 13. Effects of repeated backcrossing of an egg line to two sire lines

Author:
Nestor, K.E., Noble, D.O., Emmerson, D.A.
Source:
Poultry science 1997 v.76 no.2 pp. 227-235
ISSN:
0032-5791
Subject:
turkeys, hens, line differences, sires, selection criteria, backcrossing, body weight, gender differences, laying performance, age at first egg, body measurements, breast muscle, breeding value, selection response
Agid:
1352853