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This study was conducted to assess the problems associated with the artificial insemination service in Essera woreda of Dawuro zone, southern Ethiopia from December, 2016 to August, 2017. The study was conducted using questionnaire survey and records in targeted human and dairy cow's population,...

Author(s)
Fentaye Kassa; Wubshet Wuletaw
Publisher
Academic Journals, Lagos, Nigeria
Citation
International Journal of Livestock Production, 2018, 9, 2, pp 24-28
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A cross sectional study was conducted from November 2015 to May 2016 with the objective of assessing the problems associated with artificial insemination service in dairy cattle in five selected peasant associations of Tullo district, west Hararghe, Ethiopia. A structured questionnaire was used for ...

Author(s)
Riyad Juneyid; Anwar Hassen; Jelalu Kemal; Kiros Welay
Publisher
Ethiopian Veterinary Association, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Citation
Ethiopian Veterinary Journal, 2017, 21, 2, pp 62-74
Abstract

Objective: To test the effectiveness of CRESTARND protocol among local cows in Burkina Faso. In particular, the aim is to determine the rate of heat synchronization and gestation for artificial insemination (A.I) in the Cascade Region and to analyze influencing factors in order to propose solutions ...

Author(s)
Blagna, S.; Tellah, M.; Mbaindingatoloum, F. M.; Logtene, Y. M.; Boly, H.
Publisher
Elewa Biosciences F.a.C.T. Ltd, Nairobi, Kenya
Citation
Journal of Applied Biosciences, 2017, 110, pp 10819-10830
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This study was conducted to assess the factors that affect pig litter size, proportion of live pigs at birth, number of inseminations per conception, and efficiency of artificial insemination. The main factors assessed were sow breed (n=2), sire breed (n=3), sow parity (n=7) and insemination method ...

Author(s)
Niyiragira, V.; Rugira, K. D.; D'Andre, H. C.
Publisher
Academic Journals, Lagos, Nigeria
Citation
International Journal of Livestock Production, 2018, 9, 6, pp 102-107
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The aim of the research was to contribute towards improved pig reproductive performance in Uganda, through determining community boar stud semen quality as affected by boar traits and comparing the performance of single and double insemination. Semen ejaculates (n=36) from mature boars (3 Large...

Author(s)
Bamundaga, G. K.; Natumanya, R.; Kugonza, D. R.; Owiny, D. O.
Publisher
Inter-African Bureau for Animal Resources, Nairobi, Kenya
Citation
Bulletin of Animal Health and Production in Africa, 2018, 66, 1, pp 143-157
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Most Kenyan farmers are in need of services to improve their cattle breeds. The artificial insemination and bull services are the only available options to improve these breeds. A study was conducted to determine constraints associated to the use of breeding services in Kenya. The methods used to...

Author(s)
Lawrence, F. G.; Mutembei, H. M.; Lagat, J.; Mburu, J.; Amimo, J.; Okeyo, A. M.
Publisher
Faculty of Agriculture, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Anambra, Nigeria
Citation
International Journal of Veterinary Science, 2015, 4, 4, pp 211-215
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The development of a flock of females that can produce eggs and maintain egg production rate without the presence of males is a prerogative for a viable artificial insemination protocol in ostriches. Over six consecutive breeding seasons (May-December, 2009-2014), we recorded the egg production...

Author(s)
Bonato, M.; Malecki, I. A.; Brand, Z.; Cloete, S. W. P.
Publisher
Elsevier B. V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Animal Reproduction Science, 2017, 180, pp 85-91
Abstract

The objectives of this study were to assess the hormonal response, conception rate, calving rate and perception of farmers towards the technology. From 220 cows and heifers brought by farmers for the services, 65% (143) that fulfilled the selection criteria were selected and injected with 2 ml of...

Author(s)
Tegegn Fantahun; Zelalem Admasu
Publisher
Academic Journals, Lagos, Nigeria
Citation
International Journal of Livestock Production, 2017, 8, 1, pp 1-4
Abstract

Low selection intensity due to few selection candidates available at any one time due to thinly spread year-round lambings in villages and prohibitively large nucleus requirements to provide sufficient improved rams to the production tier are the major challenges for designing effective...

Author(s)
Gizaw, S.; Tegegne, A.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK
Citation
Animal, 2018, 12, 7, pp 1517-1526
Abstract

Effective promotion of artificial insemination (AI) by private providers in pastoral areas requires stakeholders' opinion in shaping the direction of their adoption. A structured questionnaire was administered to 384 pastoralists in Kajiado and Narok counties, Kenya to elicit data on willingness to ...

Author(s)
Khainga, D. N.; Obare, G.; Nyangena, J.
Publisher
Academic Journals, Lagos, Nigeria
Citation
Journal of Development and Agricultural Economics, 2018, 10, 8, pp 262-270

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