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INCREASED EFFICIENCY OF SHEEP PRODUCTION

Investigators
Stewart, Wh, .; Gifford, Co, Ly.
Institutions
University of Wyoming
Start date
2021
End date
2025
Objective
Develop strategies to improve efficiency of lean lamb growth and meat quality. Evaluate genetic resources, nutrient requirements and production systems for lamb, wool and milk production. Develop profitable and sustainable production systems that address grazing strategies for animal health and well-being, and for ecosystem health, biological control of invasive plants and wildfire mitigation.
Funding Source
Nat'l. Inst. of Food and Agriculture
Project source
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Project number
WYO-622-21
Accession number
1025808
Commodities
Meat, Poultry, Game