Improving reproduction and genetics for game birds and ratites

University of Western Australia

  • Project code: PRJ-000450

  • Project stage: Closed

  • Project start date: Friday, July 1, 2005

  • Project completion date: Sunday, June 29, 2008

  • National Priority: NAP-Provide new and developing animal industries with regular and up-to-date market assessments


New and Emerging Animal Industries

Research Organisation

University of Western Australia

Objective Summary

The project will address production constraints in the management reproduction nutrition and genetics of game birds. This will provide industries with clear breeding and husbandry strategies leading to improved efficiency of production. Progress will be made towards development of AI technology for the ratite industry.