Genetic and phenotypic parameters were estimated for some components of cashmere production using data obtained from goats born in 1987 and 1988 from flocks participating in a sire reference scheme. A total of 33 sires and 841 progeny were included in the analysis. Heritability estimates of weaning and yearling liveweights from univariate restricted maximum likelihood (REML) analyses were 0.14

RW, McAnulty, AS Familton, and AR Sykes

Proceedings of the New Zealand Society of Animal Production, Volume 51, , 375-378, 1991
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