Breeding Physiology

Influence of Timing of Insemination on Conception Rate and Litter Size in Gilts

Authors
  • Marek Gotszling (Iowa State University)
  • Tom J. Baas (Iowa State University)

Abstract

Two different genetic lines and three timings of insemination were evaluated to determine the best insemination time for gilts that ensures high conception rate and high number of piglets born in the litter. Different genetic lines may require different timings of insemination.

Keywords: ASL R1578

How to Cite:

Gotszling, M. & Baas, T. J., (1999) “Influence of Timing of Insemination on Conception Rate and Litter Size in Gilts”, Iowa State University Animal Industry Report 1(1).

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Published on
01 Jan 1999
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