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Economic Aspects of Mature Body Weight and Age at First Calving in Holstein Dairy Cattle of Iran

ali sadeghi; mohamad moradi shahre babak; ardashir nejati javaremi; seyed reza mirayi ashtiani; piter arimer; temti jan bern; mahdi taghi nejad

Volume 43, Issue 2 , September 2012, , Pages 269-278


  The aim followed in the present study was to investigate the economic aspects of , and to derive Economic Weights (EWs) for Mature Body Weight (MBW) as well as for age at First Calving (AFC) in Holstein dairy cattle of Iran. Economic values (EVs) for traits were estimated using trait-by-trait bio-economic ...  Read More

Estimation of Economic Values and Financial Losses Associated with Dystocia for Holstein Dairy Cattle of Iran

Ali Sadeghi-Sefidmazgi; Mohammad Moradi Shahrbabak; Ardeshir Nejati Javaremi; Seyed Reza Miraei Ashtiyani; P. R. Eymer

Volume 42, Issue 4 , March 2012, , Pages 345-353

  The financial losses, absolute and net economic values (EVs) for direct (DCD) and Maternal Calving Difficulty (MCD) were estimated using a bioeconomic model and taking into account the categorical nature of the trait. The effects of dystocia on other traits were estimated. But because of low reliability ...  Read More