Established June, 2000

Roy Austin   El Dorado, CA  530-621-2920

 Mission

Providing a alternative green method to reducing the unwanted vegetation

 for property owners all over El Dorado County and California.

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I found a great article on Heritability.  Click here to view it.

Trait Heritability %
Birth Interval 0.5 to 10
Birth Weight 30 to 40
Number Born 15
Motherability 40
Weaning Weight 20 to 30
Yearling Weight 40
Mature Weight 65
Milk Yield 25
Milk Fat (%) 55
MilkProtein (%) 50
Udder Support 20
Teat Placement 30
Feed Conversion 40
Stature (Conformation/Frame) 45 to50
Rear Legs 15
Wither Height 40
Cannon Bone Circumference 45
Carcass Weight 45 to 50
Quality Grade 40
Fat Depth 40 to 45
Ribeye (loin) area 40 to 45
Cutability (%) 25 to 30
Muscling 40 to 45
Temperament 25
Scrotal Cirfumference 50

By Dr. An Peischel © 2001

 

 
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