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Effects of immunocastration on the nutrient responses, carcass traits and meat quality of growing pigs (Sus crofa domesticus)
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2014-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Increased consumer awareness has motivated the industry to find alternative methods to surgical castration for controlling boar taint and aggression in male pigs. Immunocastration has been identified as ...
Immunocastration and its application in ram lambs
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2018-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: In South Africa, Dohne Merino sheep are farmed extensively for wool and meat production. Ram lambs are typically castrated to enable easier management of mixed-sex flocks by manipulating reproduction and ...