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A study was conducted to estimate the cost of artificial breeding in bovines using the data (1999-2002) collected from 4 frozen semen production centres, and the randomly selected 15 out of 16 frozen semen distribution centres, 137 Veterinary Hospitals/Departments and 15 Veterinary Subcentres of...

Author(s)
Thirunavukkarasu, M.
Publisher
Indian Council of Agricultural Research, New Delhi, India
Citation
Indian Journal of Animal Sciences, 2009, 79, 12, pp 1245-1251
Abstract

A study was undertaken to estimate the probability of conception in 2283 (1942 cattle and 241 buffaloes) artificially bred bovines based on various animal and environmental factors inseminated at 30 artificial insemination centres in 6 districts of North-eastern agroclimatic zone of Tamil Nadu,...

Author(s)
Thirunavukkarasu, M.; Kathiravan, G.
Publisher
Medwell Online, Faisalabad, Pakistan
Citation
Journal of Animal and Veterinary Advances, 2006, 5, 6, pp 522-527
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Abstract A study was undertaken in southern peninsular State of India, the Tamil Nadu State, (i) to ascertain the time costs of animal health care and bovine breeding services, and (ii) to comprehend the perceptions of farmers on the livestock services rendered by different service providers. The...

Author(s)
Kathiravan, G.; Thirunavukkarasu, M.; Selvam, S.
Publisher
Veterinary World, Rajkot, India
Citation
Veterinary World, 2011, 4, 5, pp 209-212
Abstract

This study was conducted to analyse the factors influencing conception failures in artificially inseminated bovines. Bovines (9000 cattle and 1943 buffaloes) inseminated at different centres in India were selected at random and considered for the study. The overall conception rate was 34.53% in...

Author(s)
Thirunavukkarasu, M.; Kathiravan, G.
Publisher
Indian Council of Agricultural Research, New Delhi, India
Citation
Indian Journal of Animal Sciences, 2009, 79, 9, pp 871-875
Abstract

A study was undertaken in Tamil Nadu, India to assess the farmers' 'willingness to pay' (WTP) for bovine breeding services. The districts of the state were categorized as 'livestock developed' (LD) and 'livestock under developed' (LUD) based on initial base line developed. Contingent valuation (CV) ...

Author(s)
Kathiravan, G.; Thirunavukkarasu, M.
Publisher
Medwell Online, Faisalabad, Pakistan
Citation
Journal of Animal and Veterinary Advances, 2006, 5, 4, pp 325-329
Abstract

This study was conducted to estimate the economic losses arising due to conception failures of bovines in Tamil Nadu. The average total expenditure incurred per insemination was calculated to be Rs.22.65. Conception rate was found to be 34.53% in cows and 25.52% buffaloes, implying the number of...

Author(s)
Thirunavukkarasu, M.; Kathiravan, G.
Publisher
Indian Veterinary Association, Chennai, India
Citation
Indian Veterinary Journal, 2006, 83, 2, pp 196-199
Abstract

This study was conducted to estimate the conception rates in the artificially inseminated bovines in Tamil Nadu, India. Data relating to the period from 1999 to 2002 were collected from 9000 cattle and 1943 buffaloes. The conception rate ranged from 29.26% in the Cauvery delta zone to 41.66% in the ...

Author(s)
Thirunavukkarasu, M.
Publisher
Tamilnadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Chennai, India
Citation
Tamilnadu Journal of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, 2006, 2, 5, pp 186-187