- Jun 10, 2017
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- Southeast Illinois
Don't Simmentals have a higher rate of twinning?Here is a copy of the MARC research:
Productivity of twins and tripletsCows have the capacity to gestate twin calves, but not without decreased survival and body weight due to uterine crowding, researchers at USDA's Meat Animal Research Center (MARC) conclude. The effects of increasing fetal numbers (twins and triplets) and their distribution between the left and...www.beefmagazine.com
It was more likely .8% and 1.3% - that sounds a lot more realistic!! LOL Whatever, I generally get my 1% share!!
I had a set earlier this week.