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Pig production is an important component of the farming systems that are practised in the northeastern region of India and it has special significance for improving the socio-economic status of tribal farmers in the region. In an effort to optimize the production efficiency of rural pig production...

Author(s)
Kadirvel, G.; Bujarbaruah, K. M.; Suresh Kumar; Ngachan, S. V.
Publisher
South African Society of Animal Science, Hatfield, South Africa
Citation
South African Journal of Animal Science, 2017, 47, 2, pp 140-145
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This article discusses the meaning and scope of artificial insemination (AI); advantages and disadvantages of AI; and the four steps of AI in pigs (collection of semen from boar, evaluation of semen, semen dilution and storage and AI in gilts and sows).

Author(s)
Khan, M. H.; Suresh Kumar; Basumatary, R.; Bharti, P. K.
Publisher
North-East Veterinarian, Guwahati, India
Citation
North-East Veterinarian, 2013, 13, 1, pp 7-11
AbstractFull Text

A field study was undertaken in Banaskantha district of North Gujarat. Five talukas were randomly selected for the study. 46.00% farmers belonged to middle age category, (42.67%) were illiterate with medium size (53.33%) family. Respondents were with marginal land holding (41.33%) and small herd...

Author(s)
Gami, B. M.; Gami, Y. M.; Ahlawat, A. R.
Publisher
Hind Agri-Horticultural Society, Muzaffarnagar, India
Citation
Veterinary Science Research Journal, 2013, 4, 1, pp 14-17
Abstract

The present study is based on survey of 2028 buffalo to ascertain the reproductive efficiency and disorders in rural areas of Punjab. Most of the buffalo calved during summer and were in oestrus within 4 months of calving. More than 50% buffalo had a calving to conception interval of >3 months, and ...

Author(s)
Bilawal Singh; Ghuman, S. P. S.
Publisher
Indian Veterinary Association, Chennai, India
Citation
Indian Veterinary Journal, 2016, 93, 8, pp 44-47
Abstract

The status of semen collection, handling, quality evaluation and delivery for farmers for artificial insemination in dairy cattle in India are described.

Author(s)
Dilip Rath; Kasiraj, R.; Siddiqui, M. U.
Publisher
Indian Dairy Association, New Delhi, India
Citation
Indian Dairyman, 2016, 68, 10, pp 62-69
AbstractFull Text

Buffalo reproduction is considerably affected by late maturity, poor oestrus symptoms and long postpartum periods. This study was undertaken to evaluate the efficiency of Eazi Breed controlled internal drug release (CIDR), an intravaginal progesterone-releasing device, in relation to oestrus and...

Author(s)
Shivayogi Hiremath; Ramesha, K. P.
Publisher
AOSIS OpenJournals, Tygervalley, South Africa
Citation
Journal of the South African Veterinary Association, 2015, 86, 1, pp Art. #1064
Abstract

Fifteen adult she goat (Capra Hircus) of Sirohi breed were carried out for Artificial insemination (A.I.) by using deep cervical insemination technique with frozen thawed semen at an organized farm, Kalyani, Nadia, West Bengal (India). Fertility rate was also observed about 40 percent in this...

Author(s)
Sengupta, P. S.; Das, U. S.
Publisher
West Bengal Veterinary Association, Kolkata, India
Citation
Indian Journal of Animal Health, 2012, 51, 1, pp 47-49
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It has become evident that advances in farm animal reproduction have become increasingly dependent on advance scientific research in addition to an understanding of the physiological processes involved in reproduction. The use of assisted reproductive techniques (ART) has helped owners to produce...

Author(s)
Verma, O. P.; Kumar, R.; Kumar, A.; Chand, S.
Publisher
Veterinary World, Rajkot, India
Citation
Veterinary World, 2012, 5, 5, pp 301-310
Abstract

This paper covers the reproductive biotechnologies currently used in animal production (artificial insemination, oestrus detection, synchronization, timed artificial insemination, in vitro fertility tests, sexing of semen and embryos and embryo transfer) as well as those that are still in...

Author(s)
Misra, A. K.
Publisher
Indian Dairy Association, New Delhi, India
Citation
Indian Dairyman, 2012, 64, 2, pp 85-95
Abstract

In dairy farms, cows calve year-round in order to produce a steady supply of milk for human consumption. Female cows are usually 9 months of age at first oestrus and each oestrous cycle lasts 21 days. The duration of the receptive phases of oestrus, where the cow will stand to be mounted, lasts...

Author(s)
Balasundaram, B.; Jayalalitha, V.
Publisher
Samanthi Publications Pvt. Ltd, Chennai, India
Citation
Advanced BioTech, 2013, 12, 7, pp 10-11

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