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Elemental Chromium and Conception Rates in Sheep

Project start date: 01 January 2005
Project end date: 01 January 2007
Publication date: 01 January 2007
Project status: Completed
Livestock species: Sheep, Lamb
Relevant regions: Western Australia
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The overall aim was to consistently achieve optimum potential lambing percentage. In this case, to eliminate any constraints to the best achievable conception rates in ewe flocks. Further knowledge of trace elements effects, specifically those in Maximin and particularly chromium, was​ the urgent aim of the project.

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Project manager: Joseph Gebbels
Primary researcher: MLA