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The Mini-Lewe was bred as an animal model for experimental research in the former Democratic Republic of Germany. The remaining stock, including 5 boars and 10 sows, was transferred from the Humboldt-University Berlin to the experimental and teaching farm Ruthe (LFG Ruthe) of the University of...

Author(s)
Schachler, K.; Sürie, C.; Minx, J.; Distl, O.; Metzger, J.
Publisher
Eugen Ulmer KG, Stuttgart, Germany
Citation
Züchtungskunde, 2019, 91, 3, pp 227-245
Abstract

This article discusses the modification in the insemination and farrowing schedule of sows at every three-week interval to properly manage the litter and enhance farm hygiene and sanitation, along with the shortened lactation duration for sows. The advantages, benefits and disadvantages of the...

Author(s)
Hilgers, J.; Hühn, U.
Publisher
Besamungsverein Neustadt a.d. Aisch e.V., Neustadt a.d. Aisch, Germany
Citation
Zuchtwahl und Besamung, 2013, No.169, pp 56-59
Abstract

The optimal conditions, times and management procedures to obtain the most number of piglets from sows and gilts after artificial insemination are described.

Author(s)
Staack, H. D.
Publisher
Landwirtschaftsverlag GmbH, Münster-Hiltrup, Germany
Citation
SUS - Schweinezucht und Schweinemast, 2013, No.1, pp 58-60
Abstract

Improvement of reproductive performance in pigs through careful monitoring of artificial insemination in sows is discussed in this article. Focus is given on determining the optimum time for insemination, factors included in insemination monitoring, application of insemination monitoring and...

Author(s)
Hoy, S.
Publisher
Besamungsverein Neustadt a.d. Aisch e.V., Neustadt a.d. Aisch, Germany
Citation
Zuchtwahl und Besamung, 2012, No.168, pp 60-62
Abstract

This paper discusses the analysis of seasonal infertility in sows and its economic effects. Focus is given on the possible causes of seasonal infertility and its effects on litter size, artificial insemination success, reproductive disorders and culling of sows.

Author(s)
Hühn, U.; Leiding, C.
Publisher
Besamungsverein Neustadt a.d. Aisch e.V., Neustadt a.d. Aisch, Germany
Citation
Zuchtwahl und Besamung, 2012, No.168, pp 57-59
Abstract

This study investigated an influence of PGF on three farms with 847 productive sows over one year in North Germany. For artificial insemination 84 boars (NN or NP) were used from one stud. One ml of Dinolytic® (Pfizer/Karlsruhe) was added to the semen already during the diluting process in the...

Author(s)
Münster, A.; Henze, C.; Krieter, J.
Publisher
Eugen Ulmer GmbH, Stuttgart, Germany
Citation
Züchtungskunde, 2009, 81, 4, pp 250-264
Abstract

The study investigated the effect of additional illumination prior to artificial insemination on the reproductive performance of sows and gilts. Additional illumination was provided after weaning of piglets (sows) and after the last administration of regumate (gilts). In gilts, additional...

Author(s)
Lau, H.
Publisher
Eugen Ulmer GmbH, Stuttgart, Germany
Citation
Züchtungskunde, 2008, 80, 3, pp 213-223
Abstract

Artificial insemination in the dog is a currently well established breeding procedure. A fresh undiluted semen, chilled or frozen semen could be used depending on the situation. Semen is collected fractionated by manual stimulation (masturbation) in the presence of a teaser bitch in standing heat...

Author(s)
Pesch, S.; Schuler, G.; Wilhelm, E.; Hoffmann, B.
Publisher
Schattauer GmbH, Stuttgart, Germany
Citation
Tierärztliche Praxis. Ausgabe K, Kleintiere/Heimtiere, 2007, 35, 2, pp 81...90
Abstract

This study was conducted to evaluate the relationship between body composition and reproduction traits of gilts. 176 gilts of different genotypes were divided into three different groups: Group 0, gilts disqualified for breeding due to no occurrence of oestrus; Group 1, gilts which farrowed after...

Author(s)
Hoffschulte, H.; Scholz, A. M.
Publisher
Forschungsinstitut für die Biologie landwirtschaftlicher Nutztiere, Dummerstorf, Germany
Citation
Archiv für Tierzucht, 2006, 49, 6, pp 561-574
Abstract

A study was carried out on 2 German pig farms to compare 2 types of catheter (standard and Safe Blue) used for artificial insemination. The Safe Blue catheter was inserted while still in a plastic bag. The catheter was pushed through the bag at a depth of 10 cm for insemination. Success rate with...

Author(s)
Hoy, S.
Publisher
DLV Deutscher Landwirtschaftsverlag Berlin GmbH, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Neue Landwirtschaft, 2005, No.7, pp 50-52

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