Sahiwal

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Sahiwal

(sä`hĭväl), city (1998 pop. 207,388), E central Pakistan, on the Lower Bari Doab Canal. It is a district administrative headquarters, connected by road and rail to Lahore, and a market for food grains and cotton. Two colleges affiliated with the Univ. of the Punjab are in Sahiwal.

Sahiwal

 

formerly Montgomery), a city in Pakistan, in Punjab Province, on the Bari Doab Canal. Population, 115,000 (1972). Sahiwal has a railroad station and is an important trade center for the surrounding agricultural region. The city has a number of cotton mills.

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He said that no effort will be spared for the completion of Sahiwal Coal Power Project within stipulated period, adding Punjab government and the Chinese company will complete the project till 2017 with collective efforts.
The Chief Minister said that Sahiwal Coal Power Project will start power generation in 2017.
He said that super critical power plants are being set up in Sahiwal which are environment-friendly.
Additional Chief Secretary Energy, Chairman Punjab Power Development Company, Secretary Energy, senior officers of Railways and NTDC as well as head of Chinese team working on Sahiwal Coal Power Project Song Taiji and other members attended the meeting.
Key words: Sahiwal cattle eenvironmental factors phenotypic performance milk yield
For Kenyan Sahiwal age at first calving reported by Rege et al.
Milk production of Sahiwal cattle in Pakistan has been reported to be influenced by herd year and season of calving (Table 3).
Lactation length is probably most important determinant of milk yield but as most of Sahiwal cows do not reach the standard of 10-months lactations may not be adjusted to a base which is unrealistic for Sahiwal (Khan and Iqbal 1999; Rehman and Khan 2012).
Key words: Sahiwal cattle, milk yield, repeatabilty, heritability, genetic correlation.
The performance of Sahiwal cattle is remarkable in the hot climate and has gained worldwide credit as one of the best milch breeds (Ilatsia et al.
Rehman and Khan (2012) used 5897 lactation records on Sahiwal cattle and reported that the heritability estimates for 305-day milk yield, total milk yield, lactation length, dry period, calving interval and service period were 0.
No specific genetic trend was observed for performance traits in Sahiwal cattle (Rehman et al.