International Journal of
Livestock Production

  • Abbreviation: Int. J. Livest. Prod.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2448
  • DOI: 10.5897/IJLP
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 276

Full Length Research Paper

Environmental and genetic components influencing mature cow weight in Tswana cattle selected for early growth traits

M. I. Keoletile
  • M. I. Keoletile
  • National Agricultural Research and Development Institute, Private Bag 0033, Sebele, Gaborone, Botswana
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S. D. Mulugeta
  • S. D. Mulugeta
  • Department of Animal Science, Faculty of Agriculture, Science and Technology, North West University, Private Bag X2046, Mmabatho 2735, Mahikeng, South Africa
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E. Rakwadi
  • E. Rakwadi
  • National Agricultural Research and Development Institute, Private Bag 0033, Sebele, Gaborone, Botswana
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P. Kemoreng
  • P. Kemoreng
  • National Agricultural Research and Development Institute, Private Bag 0033, Sebele, Gaborone, Botswana
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T. M. Sebolai
  • T. M. Sebolai
  • National Agricultural Research and Development Institute, Private Bag 0033, Sebele, Gaborone, Botswana
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K. E. Ravhuhali
  • K. E. Ravhuhali
  • Department of Animal Science, Faculty of Agriculture, Science and Technology, North West University, Private Bag X2046, Mmabatho 2735, Mahikeng, South Africa
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O. Mojanaga
  • O. Mojanaga
  • National Agricultural Research and Development Institute, Private Bag 0033, Sebele, Gaborone, Botswana
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  •  Received: 07 March 2019
  •  Accepted: 21 June 2019
  •  Published: 28 February 2022

Authors

M. I. Keoletile
National Agricultural Research and Development Institute, Private Bag 0033, Sebele, Gaborone, Botswana

S. D. Mulugeta
Department of Animal Science, Faculty of Agriculture, Science and Technology, North West University, Private Bag X2046, Mmabatho 2735, Mahikeng, South Africa

E. Rakwadi
National Agricultural Research and Development Institute, Private Bag 0033, Sebele, Gaborone, Botswana

P. Kemoreng
National Agricultural Research and Development Institute, Private Bag 0033, Sebele, Gaborone, Botswana

T. M. Sebolai
National Agricultural Research and Development Institute, Private Bag 0033, Sebele, Gaborone, Botswana

K. E. Ravhuhali
Department of Animal Science, Faculty of Agriculture, Science and Technology, North West University, Private Bag X2046, Mmabatho 2735, Mahikeng, South Africa

O. Mojanaga
National Agricultural Research and Development Institute, Private Bag 0033, Sebele, Gaborone, Botswana

Corresponding Author Email: [email protected]