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The main aim of this study was to document the prevalence of chromosomal aberrations found to date on the pig population in Spain, a country in which this production sector has a critical role, being the fourth country in the world in pig production and the second one within the European Union. The ...

Author(s)
Sánchez-Sánchez, R.; Gómez-Fidalgo, E.; Pérez-Garnelo, S.; Martín-Lluch, M.; Cruz-Vigo, P. de la
Publisher
Wiley, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Reproduction in Domestic Animals, 2019, 54, s4, pp 98-101
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Artificial insemination is beginning to find its place in Algerian dairy cattle farms. The bovine artificial insemination (AI) assessments for a three-year period in the semi-arid wilaya of Sétif on 4 855 insemination acts carried out by 5 inseminators in 3 664 cows of 5 different breeds belonging...

Author(s)
Mouffok, C.; Allouni, A.; Semara, L.; Belkasmi, F.
Publisher
CIPAV Foundation, Cali, Colombia
Citation
Livestock Research for Rural Development, 2019, 31, 4, pp Article 49
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In cattle, heat stress impairs ovarian function and early embryonic development, leading to reduced reproductive performance, especially in dairy cows. This adverse effect is observed in different European countries including temperate climates. In France, analysis of insemination results over a...

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Picard-Hagen, N.; Gayrard, V.; Gachet, A.; Guingal, A.; Garrigue, M.; Floch, S.; Saint-Blancat, M.; Lacaze, S.; Raboisson, D.
Publisher
Newsmed, Paris, France
Citation
Point Vétérinaire, 2018, 49, Numéro spécial, pp 100-106
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Buffalo farming has made remarkable progress in productivity mainly because of controlled breeding with artificial insemination (AI) that has proved its worth in breed improvement and breeding managements across the livestock species. Artificial insemination is practiced very little in Europe and...

Author(s)
Inderjeet Singh; Balhara, A. K.
Publisher
Elsevier, New York, USA
Citation
Theriogenology, 2016, 86, 1, pp 194-199
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Background: Previous studies documented the problem of inbreeding among Italian Greyhounds (IG) from the USA and its possible role in a multiple autoimmune disease syndrome. The present study is an extension of these earlier experiments and had two objectives: (1) to identify pockets of additional...

Author(s)
Pedersen, N. C.; Liu HongWei; Leonard, A.; Griffioen, L.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Canine Genetics and Epidemiology, 2015, 2, 17, pp (30 October 2015)
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Cross-breeding with European beef breeds has become a standard approach for the intensification of smallholder cattle production in Indonesia. This study assessed the environmental impact of cross-breeding, in terms of Global Warming Potential (GWP) and land use. We sampled 90 local Ongole and 162...

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Widi, T. S. M.; Udo, H. M. J.; Oldenbroek, K.; Budisatria, I. G. S.; Baliarti, E.; Viets, T. C.; Zijpp, A. J. van der
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Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), Rome, Italy
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Animal Genetic Resources, 2015, 57, pp 1-13
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Kasarda, R.
Publisher
University of Kaposvár, Faculty of Animal Science, Kaposvár, Hungary
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Acta Agraria Kaposváriensis, 2014, 18, Suppl. 1, pp 1-5
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The dairy goat industry is of great economic importance to certain rural areas of the European Union (EU), especially the Mediterranean region. Its sustainability, however, is severely affected by the seasonality of goat reproduction, which leads to fluctuations in the availability of final...

Author(s)
Lopez-Sebastián, A.; Coloma, M. A.; Toledano, A.; Santiago-Moreno, J.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Reproduction in Domestic Animals, 2014, 49, s4, pp 22-29
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Since many years, genetic companies seek to improve the performance of their maternal lines especially for prolificacy. To keep pace with genetic improvement, new farming techniques have been developed (split-suckling, high suckling litter at first parity, etc. ...). In addition, improved nutrition ...

Author(s)
Blouin, S.
Publisher
London Swine Conference, London, Canada
Citation
Proceedings of the 14th London Swine Conference, Positioning for Success, London, Ontario, Canada, 26th-27th March, 2014, 2014, pp 108-110
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Buffalo livestock and strategies are reported for all the countries in Europe, where buffalo specie is reared and used for food production, as Italy, Romania, Bulgaria, Germany, Macedonia, United Kingdome, Greece, Serbia, Albania, Ukraine, Hungary. Particularly Italy situation is discussed as in...

Author(s)
Borghese, A.
Publisher
International Buffalo Information Center, Bangkok, Thailand
Citation
Buffalo Bulletin, 2013, 32, Special Issue 1, pp 50-74

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