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The effect of photoperiod on partition of digested energy between fat and protein synthesis
(Lincoln College, University of Canterbury, 1979)
Thirty Dorset Down x (Border Leicester x Corriedale) female lambs were used to determine the effect of two fixed photoperiods (16L:8D and 8L:16D) on growth rate and body composition. Pair-feeding and controlled conditions ...
Bone and muscle growth in sheep : with particular reference to the effects of nutrition and intestinal parasitism
(Lincoln College, University of Canterbury, 1988)
Two studies were undertaken examining change in bone and muscle under different growth regimes. In the first study, ontogenetic growth of bone and muscle was examined over the range of liveweight (LW) 5 kg to 67 kg. A ...