Comparative study on the performance of crossbred goats under Cukurova subtropical climate


Darcan N. , GUNEY O. İ.

JOURNAL OF APPLIED ANIMAL RESEARCH, vol.22, no.1, pp.61-64, 2002 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 22 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2002
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/09712119.2002.9706379
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF APPLIED ANIMAL RESEARCH
  • Page Numbers: pp.61-64

Abstract

The milk and reproduction performance of crossbred genotypes (German Fawn x Hair first back cross, Damascus crossbred, Cukuroua and Taurus types) improved by the Cukurova University Agriculture Faculty Dairy Goat Farm Unit in the subtropical Mediterranean climatic conditions of Turkey,. were. compared during 1999, 2000 and 2001. The performances of all crossbred does increased from 1999 to 2001. Besides German Fawn x Hair crossbred does have shown higher performances than the others. Positive and significant correlations were found between year x genotype.