Influence of udder traits on survival and growth of merino lambs

Smith, Erin
University of New England


The following is a summary was submitted with the application. The student has not submitted an Abstract/Thesis

This project aims to quantify the association between udder traits and

  • neonatal/perinatal survival; and
  • growth of Merino lambs to weaning with the intention of identifying potential indirect selection criteria of ewes to aid lamb survival and growth.