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The artificial increase of wood density augments its mechanical strength and improves its hygroscopic properties. The goal of the research was to densify Gyrocarpus americanus wood and to assess the effect of the higro-thermo-mechanical treatment in the wood density, the speed of ultrasound and the ...

Author(s)
Sotomayor-Castellanos, J. R.
Publisher
Instituto Nacional de Tecnología Agropecuaria (INTA), Departamento de Publicaciones, Prensa y Difusion, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Citation
RIA, Revista de Investigaciones Agropecuarias, 2017, 43, 2, pp 156-164
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An environmental assessment of the cumulative effects of implementing agricultural (mainly rice crop) and forestry projects in the Miriñay River Basin, an area of growing economic activity located in Corrientes Province (Argentina), was performed. Increment of water consumption and loss of natural...

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Ginzburg, R.; Torrella, S. A.; Menéndez, A.; Sabarots Gerbec, M.; Adámoli, J.; Rujana, M.
Publisher
Instituto Nacional de Tecnología Agropecuaria (INTA), Departamento de Publicaciones, Prensa y Difusion, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Citation
RIA, Revista de Investigaciones Agropecuarias, 2017, 43, 1, pp 51-58
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In order to understand the change rule of exchangeable Ca and Mg content under different soil texture and tree-age condition, this paper choose sandy and loam 2 kinds of walnut tree orchard, one in primary fruit period and the other in full fruit period, and tested the exchangeable Ca and Mg...

Author(s)
Huang MinMin; Zhang Qiang; Wang Guoan; Ning WanJun
Publisher
Journal of Agricultural Science and Technology, Beijing, China
Citation
Journal of Agricultural Science and Technology (Beijing), 2017, 19, 8, pp 132-137
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Dietary supplementation of the Iberian pig with figs is a widely used in Extremadura and other regions, but without studies that confirm its impact on the quality of the meat. Thus, the study of the incorporation of figs in the diet and its influence on the productive yield and the quality of the...

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Tejerina, D.; Cabeza de Vaca, M.; Romero-Fernández, M. P.; Pérez-Gragera, F.; Pérez-Rodríguez, M. A.; García-Torres, S.
Publisher
Asociación Interprofesional para el Desarrollo Agrario, Zaragoza, Spain
Citation
XVII Jornadas sobre Producción Animal, Zaragoza, España, 30 y 31 de mayo de 2017, 2017, pp 642-644
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The aim of this study was to determine the net portal appearance (NPA) of volatile fatty acids (VFA) in Iberian pigs fed with acorn from evergreen oak, and to ascertain if there is an effect of acorn feeding over the time. In addition, potential contribution to the energy budget of the animal was...

Author(s)
Lachica, M.; González-Valero, L.; Rodríguez-López, J. M.; Lara, L.; Fernández-Fígares, I.
Publisher
Asociación Interprofesional para el Desarrollo Agrario, Zaragoza, Spain
Citation
XVII Jornadas sobre Producción Animal, Zaragoza, España, 30 y 31 de mayo de 2017, 2017, pp 300-302
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The aim of this study was to determine the net portal appearance (NPA) of amino acids (AA) in Iberian pigs fed with acorn from evergreen oak, and to ascertain if there is an effect of acorn feeding over the time. In addition, potential contribution of acorn AA to the NPA was determined. Six gilts...

Author(s)
Lachica, M.; González-Valero, L.; Rodríguez-López, J. M.; Fernández-Fígares, I.
Publisher
Asociación Interprofesional para el Desarrollo Agrario, Zaragoza, Spain
Citation
XVII Jornadas sobre Producción Animal, Zaragoza, España, 30 y 31 de mayo de 2017, 2017, pp 297-299
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Weaning weight is an important data regarding decision-making in dehesa beef cattle farms. The objective of this study was to evaluate and quantify the effects of several factors on weaning weight of beef calves using data from a commercial farm. Data come from a dehesa farm sited in Almodóvar del...

Author(s)
Maroto Molina, F.; Gómez Cabrera, A.; Guerrero Ginel, J. E.; Garrido Vara, A.; Adame Siles, J. A.; Pérez Marín, D. C.
Publisher
Asociación Interprofesional para el Desarrollo Agrario, Zaragoza, Spain
Citation
XVII Jornadas sobre Producción Animal, Zaragoza, España, 30 y 31 de mayo de 2017, 2017, pp 30-32
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Eighteen suckler cows farms located in Cáceres-Trujillo region (Spain) were monitored. Such farms produced weaned calves of genetic types Charolés or Limusín, or Charolés × (Charolés × Retinta) or Limusín × (Charolés × Retinta) under continuous calving. In all farms we obtained the following data:...

Author(s)
Mariscal, G.; Callejo, A.; Daza, A.
Publisher
Asociación Interprofesional para el Desarrollo Agrario, Zaragoza, Spain
Citation
XVII Jornadas sobre Producción Animal, Zaragoza, España, 30 y 31 de mayo de 2017, 2017, pp 27-29
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The paper analyzes the importance of different sustainability indicators used in Dehesa agroforestry systems and how they are valued by different stakeholders. To this end, a panel of experts has been established including participants from different backgrounds: Researchers from research...

Author(s)
Mesías, F. J.; Escribano, M.; Gaspar, P.; Elghannam, A.; Eldesouky, A.
Publisher
Asociación Interprofesional para el Desarrollo Agrario, Zaragoza, Spain
Citation
XVII Jornadas sobre Producción Animal, Zaragoza, España, 30 y 31 de mayo de 2017, 2017, pp 15-17
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We performed a comparative analysis between small farmers who have adopted an innovative Quesungual slash-and-mulch agroforestry system -QSMAS- and those who continue with the traditional slash-and-burn (SB) system. The empirical study was carried out in the southeast of Honduras, where 50 small...

Author(s)
Mendoza, A. A.; Resano, H.; Mora, J. L.; Olaizola, A.
Publisher
Asociación Interprofesional para el Desarrollo Agrario, Zaragoza, Spain
Citation
XVII Jornadas sobre Producción Animal, Zaragoza, España, 30 y 31 de mayo de 2017, 2017, pp 12-14

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