Growth and hatch performance of geese in hilly terrain of Nilgiris


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  • R ANILKUMAR Professor, Department of Veterinary Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Veterinary College and Research Institute, Namakkal
  • M IYUE Professor and Head, Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University,Sheep Breeding Research Station, Sandynallah, Tamil Nadu 643 237 India
  • R VENKATARAMANAN Assistant Professor, Post Graduate Research Institute in Animal Sciences, Kattupakkam, Kancheepuram

https://doi.org/10.56093/ijans.v85i10.52447

Keywords:

ADG, Clutch size, Geese, Growth rate, Hatchability, Survivability

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2015-10-08

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2015-10-08

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ANILKUMAR, R., IYUE, M., & VENKATARAMANAN, R. (2015). Growth and hatch performance of geese in hilly terrain of Nilgiris. The Indian Journal of Animal Sciences, 85(10), 1117–1119. https://doi.org/10.56093/ijans.v85i10.52447
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