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REPRODUCTIVE PERFORMANCE OF KUTCHI GOATS UNDER FARM CONDITION·

Article Id: ARCC3431 | Page : 72 - 73
Citation :- REPRODUCTIVE PERFORMANCE OF KUTCHI GOATS UNDER FARM CONDITION·.Indian Journal of Animal Research.2002.(36):72 - 73
Arun Kumar, A.K.S. Tomar and Abhay Kumar
Address : Central Sheep and Wool Research Insfitute, Avikanagar - 304501, India

Abstract

The investigation was conducted on 401 kidding records of Kutchi goats maintained at CSWRI, Avikanagar during 1992 to 1996. The overall tupping percentage, conception rate and kidding percentage were 83.6%, 87.2% and 83.7% respectively in the flock. The overall frequency of twin births and abnormal kidding were 10.5% and 3.5% whereas the overall sex ratio was 50.5%. The gestation period was 147.8 days. On an average 1.10 kids were born in each parturition

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