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This study aimed to identify risk factors of dystocia and calf death at or during birth on a large dairy farm in Germany and to illustrate practical approaches of reducing it. Another aim was to determine influence factors of calf birth weight and their association with difficult calvings and...

Author(s)
Maschurek, N.
Publisher
Mensch & Buch Verlag, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Untersuchung von Einflussfaktoren auf den Geburtsverlauf bei Kühen und auf das Kälbergeburtsgewicht, 2016, pp xiii + 200 pp.
Abstract

In a large-scale research project at the AREC Raumberg-Gumpenstein concerning questions of efficiency in cattle farming with different genotypes aspects of cattle rearing are investigated besides milk yield of the cows and fattening performance of the male progeny. The first calving age and...

Author(s)
Gruber, L.; Häusler, J.; Haiger, A.; Terler, G.; Eingang, D.; Adelwöhrer, A.; Schauer, A.
Publisher
Lehr- und Forschungszentrum für Landwirtschaft Raumberg-Gumpenstein, Irdning, Austria
Citation
42. Viehwirtschaftliche Fachtagung: Grundfutterqualität; Strukturversorgung und Futteraufnahme; Genetik und Fütterung in der Rindermast; Rinderaufzucht; Haltungsfragen. 16. und 17. März 2016, Grimmingsaal, HBLFA Raumberg-Gumpenstein, Irdning, Austria, 2016, pp 75-90
Abstract

To investigate the influence of the age of bulls at semen production on the non-return rate 56 days after first insemination 39 AI-bulls were investigated. Because of the small sample size for the individual ejaculates the non-return rate included data from first to third breeding services. These...

Author(s)
Melbaum, J.; Schwerhoff, M.; Gehrmeyer, D.; Melbaum, H.; Wassmuth, R.
Publisher
Eugen Ulmer KG, Stuttgart, Germany
Citation
Züchtungskunde, 2016, 88, 5, pp 371-378
Abstract

Activity was automatically measured in 2 h intervals with the neck mounted activity meter system Qwes HR (SCR, Israel) in 6 herds with Holstein Friesian cows and reference values for diurnal rhythm in the period 240 hr until 49 hr before artificial insemination (AI) were calculated for each cow....

Author(s)
Schröter, I.; Brandt, H. R.; Hoy, St.
Publisher
Eugen Ulmer KG, Stuttgart, Germany
Citation
Züchtungskunde, 2016, 88, 2, pp 134-147
Abstract

On the basis of genetic relationships between the father and daughter's generation were analyses the influence of performance parameters from insemination sire candidates on economic and functional traits of the offspring progeny. The performance parameters of the appearance and growth of young...

Author(s)
Ulbricht, K.; Stefler, J.; Bergfeld, U.; Fischer, R.; Klunker, M.
Publisher
Eugen Ulmer KG, Stuttgart, Germany
Citation
Züchtungskunde, 2014, 86, 4, pp 217-236
Abstract

This article discusses the breeding programmes implemented by German breeder's association highlighting its international standards, production of quality Holstein Bulls using genomics based selection, and available AI centres in Germany. Recommendations to helped reduced costs of breeding dairy...

Author(s)
Brade, W.
Publisher
DLG AgroFood medien gmbh, Bonn, Germany
Citation
Milchpraxis, 2014, 52, 2, pp 46-49
Abstract

This article discusses the different improvements in the traits of crossbred progenies from different cattle breeds (beef cattle and dairy cattle) which is a result of continuous research and implementation of different breeding programmes and reproductive technologies such as the use screened...

Author(s)
Bigler, A.
Publisher
Schweizerischer Fleckviehzuchtverband, Zollikofen, Switzerland
Citation
SwissHerdbook Bulletin, 2013, No.6, pp 3-15
Abstract

This article describes the characteristics of the best Holstein-Friesian dairy bull sires in Germany.

Publisher
Osnabrücker Herdbuch-Genossenschaft, Melle, Germany
Citation
Osnabrücker Schwarzbuntzucht, 2013, 87, 1, pp 14-15
Abstract

Author(s)
Schnyder, U.
Publisher
Schweizerischer Fleckviehzuchtverband, Zollikofen, Switzerland
Citation
SwissHerdbook Bulletin, 2011, No.6, pp 18-32
Abstract

This article discusses the advantages of creating a breeding programme which uses genome analysis of semen collected from German Holstein-Friesian bulls. The goal of such breeding technique aims to produce high quality semen that when used in AI will produce high yielding dairy cows which is also...

Author(s)
Brade, E.
Publisher
Verlag Th. Mann, Gelsenkirchen, Germany
Citation
Milchpraxis, 2010, 48, 3, pp 130-132

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