Cookies on Animal Science Database

Like most websites we use cookies. This is to ensure that we give you the best experience possible.

 

Continuing to use www.cabi.org  means you agree to our use of cookies. If you would like to, you can learn more about the cookies we use.

Animal Science Database

Supporting your research in animal production, welfare and health

 Sign up to receive our Veterinary & Animal Sciences eNewsletter, book alerts and offers direct to your inbox.

Results per page:

Search results

Abstract

In 1985, in Belgium, 633 529 cows were inseminated, of which 44% were Central and Upper Belgians, 21% Friesians, 19% Red Pieds and 16% East Flemish Red Pieds plus West Flemish Reds.

Citation
Tierzüchter, 1987, 39, 10, pp 414
Abstract

Between 1950 and 1982, av. litter size at weaning of German Landraces increased from 8.6 to 9.5, number of piglets weaned per sow per year from 16.5 to 18.9, and preweaning piglet mortality was reduced from 18.3 to 7.6%. Between 1955 and 1982, av. daily gain increased from 769 to 812 g, feed...

Author(s)
Schmidt, L.
Citation
Bayerisches Landwirtschaftliches Jahrbuch, 1983, 60, 7, pp 795-842
Abstract

Alsing, W.; Claus, R.; Pirchner, F.; Willeke, H. [Selection experiment on boar odour]: 148 [De].Auran, T.; Fimland, E.; Skjervold, H. [Effect of the foetus on milk production during the current lactation]: 153 [De].Baum, N. [The influence of artificial insemination on pig breeding and breeding...

Citation
Annales de Genetique et de Selection Animale, 1978, 10, pp 147-154
Abstract

In 1972, in Belgium, there were 2 825 088 cattle, of which 936 719 were dairy cows, at 111 554 farms. Approximately 34% of all cows are milk recorded. In 1971, the yields of 85 751 Central and Upper Belgian, Meuse-Rhine-Yssel, West Flemish Red, Belgian Black Pied and Eastern Red Pied herdbook cows...

Citation
Tierzuchter, 1974, 26, 1, pp 29
Abstract

To promote the breeding of heavy draft horses the country is to be divided into 3 areas according to soil conditions, and stallions must appear before a licensing commission every 2 yrs. Mare licensing has not yet been introduced but horse shows are proposed and prize mares will be taken off the...

Citation
Int. landw. Rdsch. III. Agrartech. [Rom]., 1940, 31, pp 267-270; 86-87

Refine Results

Sort Order
Author
Geographical Location
Item Type
Organisms
Subject Topics