Date of Award
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Data from 591 calvings of dams which were crosses of Brahman (BR), Chianina (CA), Maine Anjou (MA) and Simmental (SM) sires bred to Angus and Hereford cows were used to evaluate factors affecting dystocia. Calves at location I were produced from all eight breed crosses by naturally mating Red.
Morrison, David Gene, "Estimation of Physiological and Genetic Parameters Related to Dystocia in Beef Cattle." (1980). LSU Historical Dissertations and Theses. 3579.