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

Estimates of covariance components and genetic parameters for growth traits in Tswana cattle selected for increased weaning or eighteen-month weights

M. I. Keoletile
  • M. I. Keoletile
  • Department of Agricultural Research, 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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  •  Received: 21 March 2019
  •  Accepted: 21 June 2019
  •  Published: 31 January 2022

How to cite this article

APA /
Keoletile, M. I., & Mulugeta, S. D. (2022). Estimates of covariance components and genetic parameters for growth traits in Tswana cattle selected for increased weaning or eighteen-month weights. International Journal of Livestock Production, 13(1), 1-11.
Chicago /
M. I. Keoletile, and S. D. Mulugeta  . "Estimates of covariance components and genetic parameters for growth traits in Tswana cattle selected for increased weaning or eighteen-month weights." International Journal of Livestock Production 13, no. 1 (2022): 1-11.
MLA /
M. I. Keoletile, and S. D. Mulugeta  . "Estimates of covariance components and genetic parameters for growth traits in Tswana cattle selected for increased weaning or eighteen-month weights." International Journal of Livestock Production 13.1 (2022): 1-11.