Strategic test-day recording regimes to estimate lactation yield in tropical dairy animals
David M McGill, Peter C Thomson, Herman A Mulder, Jan J Lievaart
Genetics Selection Evolution | BIOMED CENTRAL LTD | Published : 2014
The authors would like to acknowledge the Research Centre for the Conservation of Sahiwal Cattle (Jhang, Pakistan) and the Livestock Production Research Institute (Okara, Pakistan) from where the historical test-day records and pedigrees were obtained from. Furthermore, the authors would like to thank the ASLP Dairy Project team (funded by the Australian Government's Department of Foreign Affairs and Trading Aid Program) for their time and effort in helping to collate and enter the data used within this study.