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The objective was to evaluate the reproductive performance of frozen sex-sorted sperm at 4×106 sperm per dose (SexedULTRA 4 M, Sexing Technologies, Navasota, TX) relative to frozen conventional sperm in seasonal-calving pasture-based dairy cows. Semen from Holstein-Friesian (n=8) and Jersey (n=2)...

Author(s)
Maicas, C.; Holden, S. A.; Drake, E.; Cromie, A. R.; Lonergan, P.; Butler, S. T.
Publisher
Elsevier Inc., Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Dairy Science, 2020, 103, 1, pp 929-939
Abstract

Pig breeding in the Netherlands has been unmistakably transformed through the application of science and engineering. Artificial insemination, breeding indices, hybrid breeding: these innovations were developed in close cooperation with scientists and engineers, whilst natural mating and breeding...

Author(s)
Laan, S. van der
Publisher
Veterinair Historisch Genootschap, Utrecht, Netherlands
Citation
Argos, 2019, No.60, pp 398-401
Abstract

The normal time budgets of dairy cows are influenced by oestrus, with cows spending less time resting and eating but more time walking. Previous studies have shown that cows spend approximately 21% less time feeding where the day of oestrus is assumed to be the day of successful artificial ...

Author(s)
Zebari, H. M.; Rutter, S. M.; Bleach, E. C. L.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 2018, 206, pp 12-17
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This article briefly discussed the science behind genomic selection and discussed some of the key issues that India would deal with upon implementing genomic selection for improving their cattle and buffaloes mostly for milk production as well as other economically important traits. Some of the...

Author(s)
Dilip Rath; Trivedi, K. R.; Siddiqui, M. U.; Nayee, N. G.
Publisher
Indian Dairy Association, New Delhi, India
Citation
Indian Dairyman, 2017, 69, 3, pp 60-64
Abstract

A prognosis of the likelihood of insemination success is valuable information for the decision to start inseminating a cow. This decision is important for the reproduction management of dairy farms. The aim of this study was to develop a prognostic model for the likelihood of successful first ...

Author(s)
Rutten, C. J.; Steeneveld, W.; Vernooij, J. C. M.; Huijps, K.; Nielen, M.; Hogeveen, H.
Publisher
Elsevier Inc., Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Dairy Science, 2016, 99, 8, pp 6764-6779
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The development of pig production in Russia has been adversely affected by sanctions limiting imports of breeding stock, and by foreign exchange rates that have increased the costs of imported machinery and consumables used in the sector. Imports of breeding stock into Russia have also been...

Author(s)
Rud', A. I.
Publisher
Izdatel'ski Dom Svinovodstvo, Moscow, Russia
Citation
Svinovodstvo (Moskva), 2015, No.3, pp 8-10
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Publisher
Veepro Holland, Arnhem, Netherlands
Citation
Veepro Magazine, 2013, 84, pp 1-4
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The aim of this paper is to summarize and present the most recent data concerning the new emerging disease caused by the so-called Schmallenberg virus, which is spreading to new European countries. The disease has already been reported in Germany, Great Britain, the Netherlands, France, Spain,...

Author(s)
Jaśkowski, J. M.; Żuraw, A.; Włodarek, J.
Publisher
Polskie Towarzystwo Nauk Weterynaryjnych, Lublin, Poland
Citation
Medycyna Weterynaryjna, 2013, 69, 1, pp 10-15
Abstract

This article discusses the results of a study in Netherlands on boar semen quality and factors influencing fertility. Focus is given on databases and models used to correlate semen quality with fertility and successful insemination.

Author(s)
Bertacchini, F.
Publisher
Il Sole 24 Ore Edagricole Srl, Bologna, Italy
Citation
Rivista di Suinicoltura, 2011, 52, 11, pp 50-51
Abstract

Background: The aim of this study was to estimate the seroprevalence of Coxiella burnetii in dairy goat farms in the Netherlands and to identify risk factors for farm and goat seropositivity before mandatory vaccination started. We approached 334 eligible farms with more than 100 goats for serum...

Author(s)
Schimmer, B.; Luttikholt, S.; Hautvast, J. L. A.; Graat, E. A. M.; Vellema, P.; Duynhoven, Y. T. H. P. van
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
BMC Veterinary Research, 2011, 7, 81, pp (30 December 2011)

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