The heritability of disturbed milk production in Swedish Yorkshire sows was estimated to be 0.8 with a threshold model, using Gibbs sampling. Of the 6920 sows analysed, 4% showed disturbed milk production. An unfavourable genetic correlation was found between disturbed milk production and lean growth.
Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, Volume 23: Opening: plenary; technology; transfer; beef cattle; dairy cattle; pigs., , 535–538, 1998
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