cross breeding


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cross breeding

A breeding technique in which directed crossing generates higher variability, which is of use for self-pollination and outbreeding.
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But his research suggests that cross breeding Holsteins with other genetically-improved dairy cattle breeds, results in commercial dairy cows with both high production and superior function.
Cross breeding keeps the defects of a strain hidden and it also keeps continually introducing more hidden weaknesses.
How do you prevent dik-diks from cross breeding or determine if a panda is pregnant?
It is a joint venture partner with the Government of Tieling City, China, the purpose of which is to introduce Limousin cattle into China by means of an embryo transfer program, building of a beef feed lot and to improve the local herds by cross breeding.