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Hill’s Global Symposium in Miami Offers Free-CPD to Vets and Nurses

Hill’sTM Global Symposiums are well established as significant events in the veterinary calendar and are attended by veterinary specialists...

Date
April 2015
Authors
M Djuric, DVM
CAB ReviewFull Text

Factors influencing litter size in pigs.

Improvement of litter size in pigs through selection was considered a difficult task in the past. Low heritability, negative correlation between direct additive genetic and maternal effect, limited size of the nucleus population, expression only in females, and relatively late age of measurements,...

Date
April 2015
Subjects
genetic correlation; genetic effects; genetic factors; genomics; genotypes; heritability; litter size; maternal effects; reproductive performance; reviews; selection
Authors
Lukovic´, Z.; Škorput, D.
Event

5th International Symposium on Animal Mortality Management

28 September - 1 October 2015 - Lancaster, Pennzylvania

Venue
Lancaster, Pennzylvania
Country
USA
Contact
Dale Rozeboom
Tel
+1 517 355 3398
Miscellaneous

Pig Guide 2015.

The Pig Guide is the principal reference source to companies and organisations within the UK pig industry. It serves as the single starting point for all enquiries relating to those companies which are contributing to the UK's highly professional and progressive pig industry. The Pig Guide is an...

Publisher
Countrywide Publications
Publication
Pig Guide 2015, 2015, pp 50 pp.
AbstractFull Text

Cointegration and market integration: an application to hides and 'pomo' markets in Nigeria.

Aim: To investigate long run and short run relationship between the prices of hides and 'pomo' in Kano and Lagos markets in Nigeria, using cointegration techniques. Study design: The study made use of purely secondary data the prices of hides for the past twenty one years (1988-2009) in Kano State...

Authors
Yusuf, O.; Olukosi, J. O.
Publisher
SCIENCEDOMAIN International
Publication
American Journal of Experimental Agriculture, 2015, 7, 1, pp 62-69

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