Selection and application of White Roman goose LRI 1/TLRI

The closed White Roman goose flock used for genetic selection was originally imported from Denmark and USA in 1974 and 1985, respectively, and had been selected for heavy body weight from 1994 to 2007 (a total of 12 generations) by Changhua Animal Propagation Station. It had passed the designate committee of Beidou White Goose LRI-1 in 2009 by Council of Agriculture, Executive Yuan, Taiwan. we can provide high quality goslings or breeder of the higher hervy body weight line to commercial goose breeders; and breeder of the hybrid from the line with the heavy weight line to commercial goose farmers. These experimental results will be introduced with the productive benefit to commercial goose breeders and farmers.