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Cover for Fraser's the behaviour and welfare of the horse.

The third edition of this book contains 15 illustrated chapters on the development and assessment of equine behaviour; sensory and neurologic faculties; the neurological underpinnings of behaviour; behavioural homeostasis, daily rhythms and advances in monitoring; ingestion, elimination and...

Author(s)
ISBN
2022 CABI (H ISBN 9781789242102)
Miscellaneous

Pastoralism in Asia features a variety of agro-ecological and socio-cultural settings. From Russian Siberia to Indian drylands, the continent is home to large and diverse pastoral territories and communities. Policies and legislation regulating rangeland governance and livestock production are of...

Author(s)
Nori, M.
Publisher
European University Institute
Publication
Assessing the policy framework in pastoral areas of Asia, 2022, pp 30 pp.
CABI Book Info
Cover for Rabbit production.

This edition updated the material and provides more of an international focus on rabbit production practices around the world. One such change is that units of measure appear in both English (pounds, gallons, feet, etc.) and metric (grams, liters, meters, etc.) systems where numeric measures are...

Author(s)
Lukefahr, S. D.; McNitt, J. I.; Cheeke, P. R.; Patton, N. M.
ISBN
2022 CABI (H ISBN 9781789249781)
Event

4 - 7 June 2023 - Ghent

Venue
Ghent
Country
Belgium
CAB ReviewFull Text

Dairy value chain resilience is significant for food security and socioeconomic sustenance. Core value chain process series: milk production, milk collection, milk processing and sales and distribution duly facilitated by support activities decide the outcome of this value chain. It has become an...

Date
April 2022
Subjects
reviews; food security; socioeconomic advisers; milk production; milk collection; milk processing; empowerment; women workers; dairy industry; stakeholders; risk assessment
Author(s)
Avijit Sarkar; Hemant Gupta; Avijan Dutta
News Article

Gene-edited pigs have important agricultural and biomedical applications. The process of generating gene-edited pigs, however, could do with some...

Date
April 2022
AbstractFull Text

Objective: Fennel in animal diets for various purposes including improving weight gain, oxidative quality of meat, digestion and growth efficiency, closed cell volume, small intestine length and weight, carcass efficiency, feed intake, red blood cells and hemoglobin count, feed conversion,...

Author(s)
Mohammadabadi, M.; Jorjandy, D. S.; Raghabadi, Z. A.; Abareghi, F.; Sasan, H. A.; Bordbar, F.
Publisher
Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman and Iranian Biotechnology Society
Publication
Agricultural Biotechnology Journal, 2022, 14, 2, pp fa155-fa170
AbstractFull Text

Objective: Different climates and wide geographical area of Iran have caused considerable genetic diversity in Iranian chicken ecotypes. Artificial selection for genetic gain in economic traits leads to a reduction of genetic diversity in livestock and poultry breeds. On the other hand, by...

Author(s)
Kharrati-Kooppae, H.; Esmaeelizadeh, A.; Pournanaei, H.
Publisher
Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman and Iranian Biotechnology Society
Publication
Agricultural Biotechnology Journal, 2022, 14, 2, pp fa119-fa132

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