Tuesday, June 20, 2017

New from KER: Seasons May Affect Semen Quality

Kentucky Equine Research has an interesting article about how day length and season were shown to affect semen quality.

"Artificial lighting to increase the photoperiod (day length) helps advance the breeding season in mares to produce foals early in the calendar year. In stallions, semen quality also changes based on season and photoperiod. ..." 

To read the full article by Kentucky Equine Research, click here.

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