Project No: AP2/8
|Title: Fine wool production in the RSA|
|Project Leader: WJ Olivier||Starting date: January 2005|
|Partners:||Closing date: December 2011|
Objectives: Estimate genetic parameters for production, reproduction and subjective traits of fine wool Merino sheep
Investigate the scope of selection for fine wool production
Quantify the implications that selection for decreased fibre diameter would have on the production and reproduction of a wool sheep enterprise.
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