The greater proportion of born-light progeny from sows mated in summer contributes to increased carcass fatness observed in spring

Liu, F, Ford, EM, Morrison, RS et al. (8 more authors) (2020) The greater proportion of born-light progeny from sows mated in summer contributes to increased carcass fatness observed in spring. Animals, 10 (11). 2080. pp. 1-16. ISSN 2076-2615

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Authors/Creators:
  • Liu, F
  • Ford, EM
  • Morrison, RS
  • Brewster, CJ
  • Henman, DJ
  • Smits, RJ
  • Zhao, W
  • Cottrell, JJ
  • Leury, BJ
  • Dunshea, FR
  • Bell, AW
Copyright, Publisher and Additional Information: © 2020 by the authors. Licensee MDPI, Basel, Switzerland. This article is an open access article distributed under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY) license (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/).
Keywords: gestation; summer; sow; birth weight; fatness; in utero; fetal development; pig
Dates:
  • Published: 10 November 2020
  • Accepted: 7 November 2020
  • Published (online): 10 November 2020
Institution: The University of Leeds
Academic Units: The University of Leeds > Faculty of Biological Sciences (Leeds) > School of Biology (Leeds)
Depositing User: Symplectic Publications
Date Deposited: 25 Nov 2020 16:17
Last Modified: 25 Nov 2020 16:17
Status: Published
Publisher: MDPI
Identification Number: https://doi.org/10.3390/ani10112080

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