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Scientific research paper on AI
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Greg Sawyer, AWN wool specialist based in the Central West of NSW, is the co-author of a peer reviewed scientific research paper that was recently released on the prestigious American scientific journal, PLOS One.
The paper entitled: “Faecal glucocorticoid metabolites and body temperature in Australian merino ewes (Ovis aries) during summer artificial insemination (AI) program”, is a world first. It looks at the effects of climate, heat stress and reproductive wastage in Australian merino ewes during a summer AI program and provides some interesting answers. The research team analysed sheep in the NSW Central West region of Dubbo.
To read the paper, click this link or to discuss the paper with Greg directly use the following contact details.