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Ducks (common, Muscovy and mule ducks) are the third most important bird species in animal production for human consumption worldwide. Our study aimed to improve the efficiency of mule duck breeding, thus contributing to the efficiency of food production in general. In the common duck, females can...

Author(s)
Brun, J. M.; Mialon, M. M.; Sellier, N.; Brillard, J. P.; Rouvier, R.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK
Citation
Animal, 2012, 6, 11, pp 1731-1737
Abstract

This attractively produced monumental work of reference is far above the competence of one writer and amply reflects the conjoint skills of its 21 contributors, of whom 15 are American. The book is addressed to " students of reproduction in agriculture, veterinary medicine, zoology and the...

Author(s)
HAFEZ, E. S. E.
Publisher
Philadelphia: Lea & Febiger. London : Baillière, Tindall & Cassell Ltd,
Citation
Reproduction and breeding techniques for laboratory animals., 1970, pp ix+ 375 pp.
Abstract

AMPY, F., and BOGART, R. Some physiological studies on growth and feed efficiency in beef cattle (Bos domesticus): 386.
BANKS, E. M. Ontogenesis of the motor patterns of sexual behaviour in rams: 389-390.
BECK, S. L. Association of polydactyly and anophthalmia [in the mouse]: 390-391.
BECK, S. L....

Citation
American Zoologist, 1962, 2, pp 385-463
Abstract

The investigations of the Glenfield Veterinary Research Station comprised artificial insemination, BRUCELLOSIS in pigs, BOVINE MASTITIS, mortality in cattle, and poultry diseases.
A cattle unit has been in operation for a year and 340 cows have been inseminated. It was found that semen quality...

Author(s)
HENRY, M.
Publisher
Sydney,
Citation
Livestock Disease Report. 1945-46, Department of Agriculture, Division of Animal Industry., 1946, pp 12 pp.
Abstract

Dr. C, D. McGILVRAY, the Principal, retired after 27 years' service.
There were 237 students in attendance and of these 126 were ex-servicemen. There were only eight women students enrolled and from June no more were being accepted. The degree granted to graduates in 1946 was D.V.M., University of...

Author(s)
MACNABB, A. L.
Publisher
Toronto : T. E. Bowman.,
Citation
Report of the Ontario Veterinary College, 1945., 1946, pp 27 pp.
Abstract

Details are given of the history of the cattle herd of the National Institute for Research in Dairying, Reading.
The official scheme of milk recording must form the basis of any policy for the breeding of better dairy stock, since selection can only be made on milk and butterfat records. The scheme ...

Author(s)
RAE, R.
Citation
Veterinary Record, 1943, 55, pp 429-432
Abstract

MOST of work already noted as papers by individual authors. Numbers of breeding animals, by breeds, certified for import. Horse: physiology of reproduction; control of ovulation; breeding and performance tests, in Morgans. Cattle: meat production-progeny tests in Shorthorns, performance in Red Poll ...

Publisher
Washington, D.C.: U.S. Govt. Printing Office.,
Citation
Department of Agriculture. Report of the Chief of the Bureau of Animal Industry, 1941., 1941, pp 92 pp.

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