• Carcass and muscle yields of ostriches as influenced by genotype 

      Hoffman, L. C.; Brand, M. M.; Muller, M.; Cloete, S. W. P. (Schalk Willem Petrus van der Merwe) (South African Society for Animal Science, 2007)
      ABSTRACT: Live, carcass, leg and muscle weight (kg) as well as dressing percentage were compared between South African Black (Struthio camelus var. domesticus) ostriches, purebred Zimbabwean Blue Neck (Struthio camelus ...
    • The fatty acid composition of muscles and fat depots of ostriches as influenced genotype 

      Hoffman, L. C.; Brand, M. M.; Cloete, S. W. P. (Schalk Willem Petrus van der Merwe); Muller, M. (South African Society for Animal Science, 2012)
      Three genotypes of ostrich (South African Black, Zimbabwean Blue Necks and crosses between Zimbabwean Blue Neck males x South African Black females) were used to investigate the influence of genotype on the fatty acid ...
    • Live weight and reproduction performance of Zimbabwean blue and South African black ostriches 

      Cloete, S. W. P. (Schalk Willem Petrus van der Merwe); Brand, M. M.; Hoffman, L. C.; Muller, M. (South African Society for Animal Science, 2008)
      Data obtained from a pair-mated ostrich flock located at Oudtshoorn in South Africa were used to derive line differences for live weight and reproduction performance in sexually mature ostriches of the Zimbabwean Blue (ZB) ...