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An account is given of work carried out at a poultry farm in Altai on insemination of geese. For males aged 8-11, 10-13 and 18-21 mth resp., volume of the first 3 ejaculates was correlated with ejaculate volume during the breeding season (0.78, 0.61 and 0.87 resp.) and with sperm motility (0.23,...

Author(s)
Kurbatov, A. D.; Tsarenko, P. G.; Popov, I. P.
Publisher
World Poultry Science Association., Marsa, Malta
Citation
5th European Poultry Conference, Malta, 5-11 Sep. 1976. II., 1976, pp 1241-1249
AbstractFull Text

This article focuses on the factors (breeder management, nutrition, environmental control and semen management) affecting egg fertility during the breeding season of turkeys.

Author(s)
Brillard, J. P.
Publisher
Alltech UK, Stamford, UK
Citation
Nutritional biotechnology in the feed and food industries: Proceedings of Alltech's 22nd Annual Symposium, Lexington, Kentucky, USA, 23-26 April 2006, 2006, pp 207-212
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Understanding the behaviour of farm animals is very important in animal husbandry. On the other hand, recognition of animal behaviour is indispensable also from animal welfare point of view. For gene conservation purposes different methods of reproduction biology can be used, e.g. artificial ...

Author(s)
Bodi, L.; Do Thi Dong Xuan, K.; Szalay, I.; Ferencz, T.; Kis-Peto, T.
Publisher
World's Poultry Science Association (WPSA), Beekbergen, Netherlands
Citation
EPC 2006 - 12th European Poultry Conference, Verona, Italy, 10-14 September, 2006, 2006, pp paper 304
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The microbiological control of semen is very important to prevent sexual transmission of infections due to bacteria and viruses both in natural and artificial way. This concept is true also in poultry because the semen is used for artificial insemination. The aim of this work was to test the effect ...

Author(s)
Martino, P. A.; Mangiagalli, M. G.; Marelli, S. P.; Smajlovic, T.; Cavalchini, L. G.
Publisher
World's Poultry Science Association (WPSA), Beekbergen, Netherlands
Citation
EPC 2006 - 12th European Poultry Conference, Verona, Italy, 10-14 September, 2006, 2006, pp paper 225
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Semen quality and semen storage.

Poultry semen quality and semen storage respectively can be considered in terms of the intrinsic components of spermatozoa and seminal plasma and their properties, and of the oviducal sperm-storage systems and their regulation. However, the focus of this chapter is on the technologies for assessing ...

Author(s)
Wishart, G. J.
ISBN
2009 CABI (H ISBN 9781845933753)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
AbstractFull Text

The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of 4 cock semen extenders on semen quality parameters. Abdominal massage technique was used to collect cock's semen of "Empordanesa roja" (n=20) breed. Semen was pooled and diluted (1:2) in MAGAPOR_1, MAGAPOR_2, COMERCIAL_0 or COMERCIAL_6. Each semen ...

Author(s)
Gracía-Tomas, M.; Dahmani, Y.; Francesch, A.; Gómez-Rincón, C.
Publisher
Asociación Interprofesional para el Desarrollo Agrario, Zaragoza, Spain
Citation
XXXIX Jornadas de Estudio, XIII Jornadas sobre Producción Animal, Zaragoza, España, 12 y 13 de mayo de 2009, 2009, pp 744-746
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Author(s)
Roberts, V.
Publisher
British Veterinary Zoological Society, Romford, UK
Citation
British Veterinary Zoological Society Proceedings of the Autumn Meeting 2009, Park Inn, York, 7th and 8th November, 2009. Sex-aspects affecting exotics and wildlife, 2009, pp 36
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The effect of supplementing turkey breeder diets with a patent protected combination of 25-hydroxy-cholecalciferol and canthaxanthin was evaluated. A total number of 1100 BUT 10 female turkey breeders were randomly allocated to 20 pens and 2 treatments (10 replicates). 270 males were separated into ...

Author(s)
Hamelin, C.; Soto-Salanova, M.; Briere, S.; Lévêque, G.; Hernandez, J. M.
Publisher
Institut Technique de l'Aviculture, Paris, France
Citation
Actes des 9èmes Journées de la Recherche Avicole, Tours, France, 29 et 30 mars 2011, 2011, pp 260-264
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Native chicken are economic importance to rural community in developing countries. Numbers of their genetic lines decline continuously, therefore conservation and maintaining diversity of their species are necessary works. The aim of this study was to assess a simple effective technique for...

Author(s)
Vongpralub, T.; Utha, A.; Pongpeng, J.; Sonseeda, P.; Yindee, W.
Publisher
Suranaree University of Technology, Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand
Citation
SAADC 2011 strategies and challenges for sustainable animal agriculture-crop systems, Volume III: full papers. Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on sustainable animal agriculture for developing countries, Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand, 26-29 July, 2011, 2011, pp 649-652
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Author(s)
Cho, S.; Malecki, I. A.; Fraser, G.
Publisher
Poultry Research Foundation, Sydney, Australia
Citation
Proceedings of the 23rd Annual Australian Poultry Science Symposium, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 19-22 February 2012, 2012, pp 198-200

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