Reindeer Reproduction and Breeding
This article provides information regarding the breeding of farmed reindeer.
Sep 4, 2004, 15:32
Planning your AI program
This article discusses the reasons and factors involved in the management of an effective artificial insemination progrm for deer and elk.
Jul 25, 2003, 17:47
The ins and outs of artificial insemination
Discusses the reasons for, and applications of, artificial insemination (AI) in deer farming.
Jul 25, 2003, 12:36
Genetic improvement programs
Describes the 4 steps in a genetic program used to improve the quality and profitability of livestock.
Jul 25, 2003, 12:24
When deer breed
This article discusses how the length of the day, moon phases, weather and herd condition can affect the rut and breeding of deer.
Jul 24, 2003, 19:23
Breeding of farmed white-tailed deer
Provides some information about breeding of farmed white-tailed deer.
Jul 24, 2003, 10:53
New technology for DNA sample collection
Discusses how DNA is useful to the cervid farmer, and describes a new technology for collecting DNA samples.
Jul 23, 2003, 16:58
Maternal productivity index
Scientists at Agriculture Canada’s Lethbridge Research Centre have developed a “maternal productivity index” or MPI. The MPI combines the factors of fertility, productive herd life, maintenance costs and genetic potential for growth into a single measure.
Jul 22, 2003, 16:19