SA Journal of Animal Science

Issue: 3
2 007, Volume 37, Issue 3
Title Page Author(s)
Effect of slaughter age and breed on the carcass traits and meat quality of beef steers finished on natural pastures in the arid 143 - 153 I. du Plessis and L.C. Hoffman
Single nucleotide polymorphisms in five adipokine genes in dairy cattle populations hort communication) 154 - 157 K.A. Nephawe and D.M. Spurlock
Effects of short chain fatty acid (SCFA) supplementation on performance and egg characteristics of old breeder hens (Short commu 158 - 163 E. Sengor, M. Yardimci, S. Cetingul, I. Bayram, H. Sahin and I. Dogan
Relationship between tissue retention efficiency and production traits in a slow-growing broiler population 164 - 169 J.E. Melo, J.C. Porteyro Ibarra, A.I. Erias, L.R. Morao, F. Cortés Rondá¡n and M.C. Miquel
Heterogeneity of variance and its implications on dairy cattle breeding 170 - 175 T.K. Muasya, E.D. Ilatsia, T.M. Magothe and A.K. Kahi
Inbreeding in the Dohne Merino breed in South Africa (Short communication) 176 - 179 J.W. Swanepoel, J.B. van Wyk, S.W.P. Cloete and G.J. Delport
Genetic correlations between female fertility and production traits in South African Holstein cattle 180 - 188 M.L. Makgahlela, C.B. Banga, D. Norris, K. Dzama and J.W. N'gambi
Effects of dietary supplementation of L-carnitine on performance, carcass and meat characteristics of quails 189 - 201 S. Sarica, M. Corduk, U. Ensoy, H. Basmacioglu and U. Karatas
Intestinal growth and function of broiler chicks fed sorghum based diets differing in condensed tannin levels 202 - 214 B. Nyamambi, L.R. Ndlovu, Y.S. Naik and N.D. Kock

Issue: 4
2 007, Volume 37, Issue 4
Title Page Author(s)
Broiler breeders should not be reared on long photoperiods 215 - 220 P.D. Lewis and R.M. Gous
Growth performance and carcass characteristics of three Ethiopian goat breeds fed grainless diets varying in concentrate to roug 221 - 232 Ameha Sebsibe, N.H. Casey, W.A. van Niekerk, Azage Tegegne and R.J. Coertze
Effect of selenium-vitamin E injections of ewes on reproduction and growth of their lambs (Short communication) 233 - 236 M. Koyuncu and H. Yerlikaya
Genetic analysis of faecal worm egg count in South African Merinos under natural challenge 237 - 247 S.W.P. Cloete, J.J. Olivier, E. du Toit and F.H. Dreyer
Effects of feed refreshing frequency on growth and carcass characteristics of Awassi lambs 248 - 255 M. Keskin, S. Gül, A. Sahin, S. Kaya, M. Duru, Ö. Görgülü, S. Sahinler and O. Bicer
Carcass and muscle yields of ostriches as influenced by genotype (Short communication) 256 - 260 L.C. Hoffman, M.M. Brand, M. Muller and S.W.P. Cloete
Fermentative attributes of wilted vs. unwilted Digitaria eriantha silage treated with or without molasses at ensiling 261 - 268 W.A. van Niekerk, Abubeker Hassen, F.M. Bechaz and R.J. Coertze
Relationship of testicular development with age, body weight, semen characteristics and testosterone in Kivircik ram lambs 269 - 274 Ö. Elmaz, Ü. Cirit and H. Demir
On the suitability of Illius and Gordon`s model for simulating the intake and digestibility of roughage diets by ruminants 275 - 289 I.V. Nsahlai and J. Apaloo