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This article describes the selection, health screening and results of semen evaluation in bucks transported from Switzerland to France for the SZZV project conducted in 2012-2012.

Author(s)
Herren, U.
Publisher
Forum Kleinwiederkäuer/Petits Ruminants, Herzogenbuchsee, Switzerland
Citation
Forum Kleinwiederkäuer/Petits Ruminants, 2013, No.9, pp 13-18
Abstract

A discussion on the recommendations and status of the conservation breeding programme from the committee of breeder's association such as the German Society for animal breeders was presented. Highlights focused on the problems and the need for appropriate action.

Publisher
Eugen Ulmer KG, Stuttgart, Germany
Citation
Züchtungskunde, 2013, 85, 2, pp 85-95
Abstract

The results of a survey conducted in Switzerland during January 2010 regarding the breeders' goals, attitudes and opinions regarding the importance of bucks in goat breeding are presented.

Author(s)
Boer, E. de; Reist, S.
Publisher
Forum Kleinwiederkäuer/Petits Ruminants, Herzogenbuchsee, Switzerland
Citation
Forum Kleinwiederkäuer/Petits Ruminants, 2010, No.11, pp 6-13
Abstract

Controlled reproduction in small ruminants is an important economic factor. Of major interest is oestrus induction or synchronization as a prerequisite for timed insemination as well as the control of seasonality and increase of numbers of offspring which can be achieved by medication or taking...

Author(s)
Meinecke-Tillmann, S.; Meinecke, B.
Publisher
Schattauer GmbH, Stuttgart, Germany
Citation
Tierärztliche Praxis. Ausgabe G, Grosstiere/Nutztiere, 2008, 36, 2, pp 86-94
Abstract

Descriptions are provided of Swiss billy goats available for artificial insemination during 2008-09. Photographs and breeding test results are presented, including milk yields, numbers of lactations, and goat milk composition. Breeds included Saanen, Appenzell, Toggenburg, Swiss Alpine, Grisons...

Author(s)
Hiltbrand, U.; Mani, D.
Publisher
Forum Kleinwiederkäuer/Petits Ruminants, Niederönz, Switzerland
Citation
Forum Kleinwiederkäuer/Petits Ruminants, 2008, No.8, pp 40-59
Abstract

These Proceedings consist of 10 papers, with the following titles: Keeping horned and hornless dairy goats in large groups; Body condition scoring in dairy goats - a parameter for feeding and health; Influence of basic feed quality and concentrate use on milk yield; Artificial rearing of kids with...

Publisher
Lehr- und Forschungszentrum für Landwirtschaft Raumberg-Gumpenstein, Irdning, Austria
Citation
3. Fachtagung fuer Ziegenhaltung, 16. November 2007, LFZ Raumberg-Gumpenstein, Austria., 2007, pp 42 pp.
Abstract

Extended summaries are published for 26 papers given at this conference. Topics covered were: blood leptin in lambs as indicator of fat content in the carcass; techniques of atrial ablation in the sheep as experimental model; supply of major and trace elements for growing sheep; protein feeds in...

Publisher
Schattauer GmbH, Stuttgart, Germany
Citation
Tierärztliche Praxis. Ausgabe G, Grosstiere/Nutztiere, 2006, 34, 5, pp A1-A12
Abstract

The parentage of goats in a Saanen flock in Switzerland was determined, using 13 microsatellites. The flock comprised 103 breeding females (of which some were inseminated with semen from progeny-tested French males and others were mated with one or more of 11 breeding males in the flock) and 141 of ...

Publisher
Forum Kleinwiederkäuer (Forum Petits Ruminants), Niederönz, Switzerland
Citation
Forum Kleinwiederkäuer/Petits Ruminants, 2004, No.12, pp 6-15
Abstract

Results (1998-2000) are presented of 104 older and 158 young goats. The EAZI-Breed Spangen (containing 0.3 g progesterone) was inserted on day 0 (and removed on day 11). Goats were treated on day 9 with Folligon (follicle stimulating hormone) + Prosolvin (corpus luteum dissolving hormone), with ...

Author(s)
Summermatter, P.; Steiner, W. E.
Citation
Forum Kleinwiederkauer/Petits Ruminants, 2000, 48, 9, pp 31-32 (De), 32-33 (Fr)
Abstract

In 1995, in Switzerland, there were 18 435 flockbook goats vs. 16 872 in 1994, and of these 30.3, 4.1, 17.2, 28.5, 3.1, 6.3 and 10.5% respectively were of the Saanen, Appenzell, Toggenburg, Chamois Coloured, Grisons Striped, Verzasca and Valais Blackneck breeds. For milk-recorded goats of the 7...

Citation
Kleinviehzüchter, 1996, 44, 7, pp 257-265

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