DIFFERENT BODY MEASUREMENT OF YAK BULL (POEPHAGUS GRUNIENS L.) IN RELATION TO BODY WEIGHT

Article Id: ARCC3181 | Page : 71 - 73
Citation :- DIFFERENT BODY MEASUREMENT OF YAK BULL (POEPHAGUS GRUNIENS L.) IN RELATION TO BODY WEIGHT.Indian Journal Of Animal Research.2007.(41):71 - 73
B.C. Das1, D. Gogoi, M. Sarkar, D.N. Das and P. Bora
Address : National Research Centre on Yak, Dirang, West Kameng, Arunachal Pradesh - 790 101, India

Abstract

The relationship among body measurement, age groups and body weight were studied in
24 yak bulls aged 2-5 years and above. Yak bulls were grouped according to their age. Various
body measurements in different age groups differed significantly (P<0.01). Different body
measurements are positively and significantly (P<0.01) correlated with each other and body
weight was positively and significantly (Prement.

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