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Male calves from the high value parents, bull fathers and bull dams, enter the selection for artificial insemination. After laboratory tests, the calves are taken to the center for artificial insemination, and after a stay in quarantine the are moved to a test station. At the age of twelve months...

Author(s)
Prka, I.; Ðorđević, B.
Publisher
Veterinarska Komora Srbije (Veterinary Chamber of Serbia), Beograd, Serbia
Citation
Veterinarski Glasnik, 2014, 68, 5/6, pp 311-322
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Providing the population of country with high-quality and safe animal products is a top priority of modern science and practice. To solve this problem should be involved cattle genetic resources of domestic and foreign origin. Intensive technology of milk and meat production depends directly on the ...

Author(s)
Mussabekov, A. T.; Borovikov, S. N.; Suranshiyev, Zh. A.; Shamshidin, A. S.
Publisher
OMICS Publishing Group, Los Angeles, USA
Citation
Journal of Aquaculture Research and Development, 2016, 7, 2, pp 395
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It has been claimed that artificial insemination (AI) of cows with frozen-thawed semen treated with commercially produced kits, HeiferplusTM (HP, in favour of female gender) and BullplusTM (BP, in favour of male gender), increases the birth chance of calves with desired sex ratio by at least 20-25% ...

Author(s)
Turk, G.; Yuksel, M.; Sonmez, M.; Gur, S.; Kaya, S. O.; Demirci, E.
Publisher
Czech Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Prague, Czech Republic
Citation
Veterinární Medicína, 2015, 60, 6, pp 309-313
Abstract

This article reports on the statistical figures for the performance of dairy herds in Switzerland for the year 2015-2016, highlights focused on the milk production performance, regulations and control of the operations recorded in the Swiss herdbook, profitability, reproduction, selection of high...

Publisher
Schweizerischer Fleckviehzuchtverband, Zollikofen, Switzerland
Citation
SwissHerdbook Bulletin, 2016, No.7, pp 6-12
Abstract

A review on the importance of breeding values in bulls in the Swiss selection programme for producing genetically improved progeny was discussed.

Author(s)
Barenco, A.
Publisher
Schweizerischer Fleckviehzuchtverband, Zollikofen, Switzerland
Citation
SwissHerdbook Bulletin, 2015, No.6, pp 16-19
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Dual purpose Simmental breed represents dominant part of Croatian cattle population which is mainly raised in a limited number of countries (Germany, Austria, Czech Republic, north Italy, Slovenia, and Croatia). Holstein is the second largest breed population in Croatia. In order to maintain and...

Author(s)
Špehar, M.; Ivkic, Z.; Drazic, M.; Barac, Z.
Publisher
International Committee for Animal Recording (ICAR), Rome, Italy
Citation
ICAR Technical Series, 2017, No.22, pp 79-84
Abstract

Future progress in genetic improvement and the monitoring of genetic resources in beef cattle requires a detailed understanding of the population under selection. This study examines the gene flow in the UK beef population with an uncommon breeding structure involving interaction between the beef...

Author(s)
Todd, D. L.; Woolliams, J. A.; Roughsedge, T.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK
Citation
Animal, 2011, 5, 12, pp 1874-1886
Abstract

The ability of a single intramuscular injection of Buserelin (GnRH-analogue) on day 5 after AI to improve pregnancy rates was investigated in a field study. A total of 700 dairy cows of different breeds (Simmental, Swiss Brown, Holstein) on 76 farms were studied. Only those cows presented for first ...

Author(s)
Kroworsch, S.; Krochmal, W.; Stolla, R.
Citation
Tierarztliche Praxis. Ausgabe G, Grosstiere/Nutztiere, 2000, 28, 2, pp 84-87
Abstract

From 1 July 1996 to 30 June 1997, 1 142 000 inseminations were carried out in Switzerland, using semen from Simmental, Swiss Brown, Holstein, Limousin and Aberdeen-Angus bulls. Semen from bulls of beef breeds was used for >300 000 inseminations, representing an increase of 22% over the previous...

Author(s)
Moser, H. U.
Citation
KB-Mitteilungen, 1997, 35, 3, pp 10-11
Abstract

The report refers to cattle AI centres in 4 towns in Serbia.The centres keep 182 bulls of above average breeding value (mostly Simmentals and Holsteins), which provide >820 000 doses of frozen semen per year. Only about 300 cows-about one-third of the potential number-are inseminated each year....

Author(s)
Miljković, V.; Azanjac, N.; Adamov, A.; Medić, D.; Antov, D.; Bulj, M.; Radovanović, R.
Citation
Veterinarski Glasnik, 1994, 48, 11-12, pp 1061-1065

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