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Numerous papers have been published on body cattle angularities subject in a few backward decades. However, the preeminent body angularities to the milk yield are unstipulated assertively. Hence, the current odyssey was to determine the transcendence body angular of dairy cattle interrelated with the milk yield for selection preferences. In total, 121 head of Holstein cows and seven reputable cattle body angularities were engaged as samples and measured variables for investigation. The software R version 4.2.1 and RStudio was operated simultaneously to facilitate statistical analysis. Later, the principal components (PCA), correlation, and regression analysis were carried out in that order. The PCA specified the thurl angle (TLA), hock side view angle (HSA), hock back views angle (HBA), and fore udder angle (FUA) as crucial factors of body cattle angularities. Then, the correlation analysis appointed HBA and TLA in series as the best trait related to milk yields. The regression analysis was merely entrusted to the HBA as a factor for prognosticating milk yield potency. Thus, the upshot of the ongoing exploration prompted the HBA as the main priority for milk yield selection preferences, followed by TLA. Both were usable on the calf, heifer, and cow selection scheme but should be enforced regularly.


Body curve Body measurement Correlation Holstein cows Principal component

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Prabowo, S. ., & Garip, M. . (2023). The Using of Conspicuous of Body Angularities Type Traits to Milk Yields as Dairy Cattle Selection Preferences. Basrah Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 36(1), 238–253.


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