Effect of Carcass Traits on Carcass Prices of Holstein Steers in Korea

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Alam, M.; Cho, K. H.; Lee, S. S.; Choy, Y. H.; Kim, H. S.; Cho, C. I.; Choi, T. J.;
  • Publisher: Asian-Australasian Association of Animal Production Societies (AAAP) and Korean Society of Animal Science and Technology (KSAST)
  • Journal: Asian-Australasian Journal of Animal Sciences,volume 26,issue 10,pages1,388-1,398 (issn: 1011-2367, eissn: 1976-5517)
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  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC4093074, doi: 10.5713/ajas.2013.13109
  • Subject: QP501-801 | Carcass Weight; Marbling Score; Carcass Unit Price; Carcass Sell Price; Holstein Steer | Animal biochemistry | Marbling Score | Holstein Steer | Animal culture | Carcass Unit Price | Carcass Weight | Carcass Sell Price | SF1-1100 | Article

The present study investigated the contribution of carcass traits on carcass prices of Holstein steers in Korea. Phenotypic data consisted of 76,814 slaughtered Holsteins (1 to 6 yrs) from all over Korea. The means for live body weight at slaughter (BWT), chilled carcas... View more