Cross-bred and pure-exotic HF were highest in cortisol concentration followed by the two local breeds.
However, there was little change in HF and cross-bred dairy cows from day-82 to 105, while the two local breeds showed further decline in cortisol concentration.
568 mg/mL for Nili-Ravi buffaloes, Sahiwal and cross-bred cows, respectively.
These values can potentially be used as reference values of milk lactoserum proteins for Nili-Ravi buffaloes, Sahiwal and cross-bred cows.
Sahiwal and cross-bred
dairy cows performed almost similar, while HF and cross breed lowest SOD and GPx activities.
And for cross-breds
, the full colour pie chart on each certificate shows the proportion of each breed in the animal's pedigree - a particularly valuable tool for producer's as they plan the breeding programme.
This is nowhere near the silliest accepted name for a cross-bred
They would also earn more from the sale of cross-bred
beef calves and avoid the messy problem of disposing of unwanted pure-bred males," he added.
The Jermans are confident that demand for the Limousin breed, especially for pure and cross-bred
females, will grow as finishers accept that it will be difficult to meet evolving carcass specifications using suckler cows that carry Holstein genes.
Trials in the US, comparing a range of European breeds cross-bred
to Holsteins, show the Norstein offers lower stillbirth rates, easier calvings and lower disease incidence.
The family's 100 cross-bred
cows and two flocks of sheep - 710 Welsh ewes and 620 Lloen ewes - will also be on view.
In the beef section, top honours were taken by cross-bred
heifer Miss Royal, bred by Andrew Powell, of Knighton, Powys, and shown by Derek Winney, of Hereford.