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A bio-economic feasibility study of dairy sheep systems in Canterbury
(Lincoln University, 2014)
This research study outlines the investigative process to determine relevant factors initiating a change from conventional sheep farms to sheep dairy farms on the Canterbury plains and the potential of a sheep milking ...
The potential of gender-sorted semen for improving dairy farm profitability, efficiency and genetic gain in New Zealand : A dissertation submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirement for the Degree of BAgrSc (Honours)
(Lincoln University, 2012)
Gender sorted semen, or "sexed-semen" is a new biotechnology available in New Zealand. There are potential benefits associated with its use on dairy farms, including a greater number of heifer calves born allowing for ...