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Cryptosporidium baileyi is spreading rapidly in UK gamebirds

Cryptosporidium baileyi was first discovered in ‘wild’ red grouse (Lagopus lagopus scoticus) in the UK in 2010, among birds caught on a...

October 2014

Reproductive Management of the Stallion

30 - 31 January 2015 - Amissville, Virginia

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Crawfish production: pond construction and water requirements.

The size, shape and characteristics of crawfish ponds vary widely within the industry, as do the methods of construction. Most successful crawfish ponds have these traits in common: soils with high clay content, relatively flat, yet well drained bottoms, a reliable water source; and perimeter...

McClain, W. R.
Southern Regional Aquaculture Center
SRAC Publication - Southern Regional Aquaculture Center , 2012, 240, pp 6 pp.
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Prion disease zoonosis: assessing risk associated with new and emerging prion agents.

Prion diseases are infectious neurodegenerative diseases associated with the misfolding, aggregation and deposition of host prion protein (PrP) in the brain. These diseases include scrapie in sheep, bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE) in cattle, chronic wasting disease (CWD) in deer and...

September 2014
aetiology; bovine spongiform encephalopathy; brain; brain diseases; chronic wasting disease; Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease; disease models; disease transmission; emerging infectious diseases; experimental infections; human diseases; laboratory animals; prion diseases; prion proteins; prions; reviews; risk assessment; scrapie; scrapie agent; zoonoses
Barron, R. M.
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Effect of high protein on the breeding of broilers in the province of Lower Congo and the impact on production in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

High cost of feeds constitutes a limiting factor to poultry development. Although maize (Zea mays L.) is the major ingredient in the formulation of chicken feeds, its nutritional value is limited by maize lysine and tryptophan deficiencies. This study was conducted to assess the impact of the...

Mbuya, K.; Kabongo, J. P. T.; Pongi, G. K.; Mundondo, A. E.; Anageanatiga, O. E.; Ekuke, L. W.
African Crop Science Society
African Crop Science Journal, 2014, 22, Suppl. 4, pp 969-977

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