This report describes a significant development in the search for a practical approach to managing spring transition in the mare. Preliminary findings on the effects of kisspeptin infusion on follicle and hormonal dynamics in transitional mares are described, and recommendations made that may lead to improvements in the efficiency of equine breeding management. The primary target audiences for this report are equine, animal and veterinary scientists.
|Place of Publication||Canberra, ACT|
|Publisher||Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation|
|Commissioning body||Rural industries research and development corporation|
|Number of pages||31|
|Publication status||Published - Jan 2014|