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Minimum Performance Standards of the Sanganer

1.  Reproduction

1.1  A heifer MUST calf for the first time BEFORE or AT the age 39 months.

1.2  No calf interval may exceed 26 months (790 days).

1.3  The minimum number of times that a cow has to calf at determined ages is as follows:

Age
  3 years 3 months 
  5 years 3 months  
  6 years 3 months
  8 years 3 months 
  9 years 3 months
  10 years 3 months

Minimum number of calves
  1
  2
  3
  4
  5
  6

2.  Milk Production

2.1  A cow may at most wean two calves with indexes of less than 90.

3.  Growth Ability

3.1  Heifers
(a)
  Weaning Index of at least 90
(b)
  18-Months Index of at most 90

Heifers will only be selected after they are already pregnant.

3.2  Bulls

A bull will be suitable for selection if it meets the following standards:
(a)
  Weaning Index of at least 95.
(b)
  GDT index (Phases B, C or D) of at most 120.
(c)
  Feed Conversion or Kleiber Ratio of at least 90 (Phases C or D).
(d)
  A minimum scrotum circumference as follows:

  Mass below 400 kg
  Mass 400 - 449 kg
  Mass 450 - 499 kg
  Mass 500 kg and over

30 cm
31 cm
32 cm
33 cm

 

Limitations on birth mass will be introduced as soon as the distribution thereof is known and it is deemed necessary.

 

   
   
   
   
   

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