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Cover for Artificial insemination.

Artificial insemination (AI) was first developed in horses and dogs in the later part of the 19th century, but as the horse was increasingly replaced by the combustion engine, the AI in horses dwindled. There is a variety of reasons why equine AI is practiced, and some of these are dependent upon...

Author(s)
Davies Morel, M. C. G.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780644424)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Artificial insemination.

This chapter focuses on several aspects of artificial insemination (AI), particularly its application to livestock. The growth and development as well as advantages of AI are presented. The semen sexing technology is also presented. Moreover, the future developments in AI technology are outlined.

Author(s)
Gordon, I.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780646022)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

Author(s)
Vincent, P.; Underwood, S. L.; Dolbec, C.; Bouchard, N.; Kroetsch, T.; Blondin, P.
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, UK
Citation
Bovine Reproduction, 2015, pp 685-695
Abstract

Author(s)
Kasimanickan, R.
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, UK
Citation
Bovine Reproduction, 2015, pp 295-303
AbstractFull Text

Extending the calving interval (CI) is a major problem in dairy cattle herds. It stems mainly from disorders of puerperium period, malfunctions of ovaries, and the absence of heat or a small manifestation of its symptoms. In the field of veterinary practice methods of estrus synchronization through ...

Author(s)
Zalewski, K.; Zaremba, T.; Kołodziejska, J.; Kośla, K.
Publisher
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Belgrade and Servian Buiatrics Association, Belgrade, Serbia
Citation
XIII Middle European Buiatrics Congress, Belgrade, Serbia, 5-8 June, 2013., 2013, pp 586-591
Abstract

This chapter gives an authoritative overview of some of the key developments in breeding dairy cattle in recent decades. Early gains are achieved through progeny test schemes supported by artificial insemination (AI) and embryo transfer (ET) technologies. AI and ET technologies made possible a...

Author(s)
Werf, J. van der; Pryce, J.
Publisher
Burleigh Dodds Science Publishing Limited, Cambridge, UK
Citation
Achieving sustainable production of milk. Volume 1: milk composition, genetics and breeding, 2017, pp 185-208
Abstract

In many of the major sheep production regions of the world, dairy sheep, that is, milking ewes, are the ultimate antithesis to the expected. However, sheep dairying is an important agricultural enterprise in several countries, and the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations reports ...

Author(s)
Thomas, D. L.; Haenlein, G. F. W.
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons Ltd, Chichester, UK
Citation
Handbook of milk of non-bovine mammals, 2017, Ed. 2, pp 181-209
AbstractFull Text

The main aim of this paper was to study the effects of different breeding - natural mounting vs artificial insemination - and hormonal control protocols - melatonin+FGA+eCG vs. FGA+eCG - on the reproduction activity of Portuguese Serrana goats in the anestrous season. In March, 60 adult Serrana...

Author(s)
Valentim, R.; Cortez, F.; Azevedo, J.; Maurício, R.; Correia, T.
Publisher
Asociación Interprofesional para el Desarrollo Agrario, Zaragoza, Spain
Citation
XV Jornadas sobre Producción Animal, Zaragoza 14 y 15 de mayo de 2013, 2013, pp 353-355
AbstractFull Text

The aim was to examine the way in which spermatozoa are selected by the uterus after artificial insemination. In total, 25 sows were post-cervical inseminated (1500×106 spz/25 ml) using 3 different sperm doses: (1) HIGH motility: 50% of the sperm not stained and with high motility (>70%) +50% of...

Author(s)
Soriano-Úbeda, C.; Hernández-Caravaca, I.; Izquierdo-Rico, M. J.; Matás, C.; García-Vázquez, F. A.
Publisher
Asociación Interprofesional para el Desarrollo Agrario, Zaragoza, Spain
Citation
XV Jornadas sobre Producción Animal, Zaragoza 14 y 15 de mayo de 2013, 2013, pp 389-391
Abstract

Author(s)
Gartley, C.
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, UK
Citation
Small animal soft tissue surgery, 2013, pp 659-661

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