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This publication reports on the results of the study conducted by the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI), a Tata funded program with a theme on 'Enhancing sustainable livelihoods of marginal communities through targeted livestock research' . The study which begun last 4th of January...

Author(s)
Le Thi Thanh Huyen; Padmakumar, V.; Marshall, K.; Ram Deka
Publisher
International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI), Nairobi, Kenya
Citation
Pig breeds, breeding systems and supply and demand for genetic materials in Nagaland, India, 2017, pp ix + 24 pp.
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This publication discusses small ruminant breed conservation and improvement in India (particularly in Bihar, Karnataka, Kerala, Maharashtra, Rajasthan and Tamil Nadu), their impact on small-holder livestock rearers, lessons learnt and issues requiring policy intervention for facilitating...

Author(s)
Nimbkar, C.; Ghalsasi, P.
Publisher
South Asia Pro Poor Livestock Policy Programme, New Delhi, India
Citation
Small ruminant rearing. Breed conservation and genetic improvement, 2012, pp 69 pp.
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Under this project, semen is produced at 3 stations. These stations have the capacity to house a total of 180 bulls, and to provide enough frozen semen to meet the present and projected demands of Kerala State. Between 1969 and 1981, the number of AI bulls increased from <20 to about 140, and...

Author(s)
Mathew, A.; Sasikumar, B.; Mukundan, N.
Publisher
Kerala Livestock Development Board, Trivandrum, India
Citation
Indo-Swiss Project, Kerala, for livestock and fodder development., 1984, pp 4 pp.
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This report presents the findings of an evaluation survey, inaugurated in December 1971, with the objective of improving cattle breeding and fodder production in the area. The study probed organizational and operational problems in the implementation of the programme, to examine the problems of...

Publisher
Economic and Statistical Organization, Government of Punjab., Chandigarh, Punjab, India
Citation
Report on the evaluation survey of Indo-Swiss project, Patiala., 1978, pp 157pp.
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The Friesian and Jersey herds at Koronivia Research Station are now being bred entirely by AI, and a CR of over 75% has been achieved. Housing dairy calves from birth for periods of 1, 4 or 12 weeks had no marked effect on their growth rates.**1ALocal goats crossed with an Anglo-Nubian buck at...

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Annual Report for 1972., 1973, pp 42 pp.
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Semen from 13 German Simmental (GS), 10 Swiss Simmental (SS) and 6 Limousin bulls was used to inseminate 3187, 2138 and 845 Friesian cows resp., 218, 144 and 323 Friesian heifers, and 1061, 279 and 128 Ayrshire cows. Results were compared with those for inseminations of Friesian cows with semen...

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Report of the calving surveys on bulls imported in 1970/71 and owned by artificial insemination organisations in Great Britain, Report No. 2., 1973, pp 15pp.
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Cattle. Of 953 bulls fertility-tested on 72 farms, 529 passed the test, 315 were retested and 109 failed. Causes of infertility in 143 herds are also given. In AI, a change from glass ampoules to French plastic straws took place, using an egg yolk-milk diluent. A system of quality control was...

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[by A.R. Mead]., 1972, pp 115 pp.
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The cattle population decreased by 1.8% from the previous year to 14, 026, 000. The number of herdbook-registered animals was 1, 062, 125, composed of 478, 480 German Black Pieds, 263, 695 German Simmentals, 172, 689 German Red Pieds, 87, 687 German Browns, 17, 553 Angelns, 17, 553 German Yellows,...

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Arb. ArbGemeinsch. dtsch. Rinderzuchter, 1971, 41, pp 134 pp.
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This book is intended for zootechnicians and veterinarians involved in A.I. Its chapters cover the following: the significance and history of A.I. ; the anatomy and physiology of the male and female genitalia; feeding, management and use of sires; methods of obtaining semen; the physiology and...

Author(s)
Parsutin, G. V.; Smirnov-ugrjumov, D. V.; Mihaïlov, N. N.
Publisher
Moscow : Kolos.,
Citation
Iskusstvennoe osemenenie sel'skokhozyaist-vennykh zhivotnykh., 1970, 2nd edn, pp 232 pp.
Abstract

Milk Production: The av. annual yield per cow rose by 10 gall to 825 gall. Dairy cows numbered 2, 760, 000, an increase since 1960 of 6%. Beef cows numbered 646, 000, an increase since 1960 of 27%. Recorded cows numbered 917, 000 with an av. lactation yield of 9428 Ib (4277 kg); the av. lactation...

Publisher
Thames Ditton, Surrey : Breeding and Production Organisation, Milk Marketing Board,
Citation
Report of the Breeding and Production Organisation, 1969-70., 1970, 20, pp 187 pp.

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