In the first part of this paper, the effective population size for conserving an animal breed/strain, the appropriate sex ratio and the number of progeny from each family in a conserved population were discussed. In the second part of this paper, Chinese native breeds of domestic animal and poultry were introduced, the potential and development of animal agriculture in China were described.

C. Wu

Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, Volume XIV. Dairy cattle genetics and breeding, adaptation and conservation., , 488–491, 1990
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