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Pigs - A guide to Management - Second Edition provides a comprehensive introduction to all aspects of pig-keeping: how pigs have developed, the influence of the market on the breeds and pig-keeping systems, nutrition, the pig and its environment, reproduction, piglet birth, survival, growth and...

Author(s)
Beynon, N.
Publisher
The Crowood Press, Ramsbury, UK
Citation
Pigs: a guide to management, 2014, Ed.2, pp 240 pp.
CABI Book Info
Cover for Equine reproductive physiology, breeding and stud management.

This book discusses topics on the reproductive anatomy of the mare; reproductive anatomy of the stallion; control of reproduction in the mare; control of reproduction in the stallion; anatomy and physiology of pregnancy in the mare; endocrine control of pregnancy in the mare; physical process of...

Author(s)
Davies Morel, M. C. G.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780644424)
Type
Book
Abstract

This book documents a series of 19 case studies where agricultural biotechnologies were used to serve the needs of smallholders in developing countries. They cover different regions, production systems, species and underlying socio-economic conditions in the crop (seven case studies), livestock...

Author(s)
Ruane, J.; Dargie, J. D.; Mba, C.; Boettcher, P.; Makkar, H. P. S.; Bartley, D. M.; Sonnino, A.
Publisher
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), Rome, Italy
Citation
Biotechnologies at work for smallholders: case studies from developing countries in crops, livestock and fish, 2013, pp viii + 198 pp.
Abstract

Canine Reproduction is a practical guide for veterinarians and an information source for breeders, kennel operators and others with a financial or humane interest in the breeding and maintenance of dogs. The book focuses on the veterinarian's responsibilities for managing the problem pregnancy, ...

Author(s)
Greer, M. L.
Publisher
Teton NewMedia, USA
Citation
Canine reproduction and neonatology, 2014, pp 476 pp.
CABI Book Info
Cover for Animal andrology: theories and applications.

This book contains 19 chapters that discuss theoretical and applied andrology for domestic, zoo and wild animals. Topics include semen and its constituents; sperm production and harvest; determinants of sperm morphology; sperm preparation for fertilization; practical aspects of semen...

Author(s)
Chenoweth, P.; Lorton, S.
ISBN
2014 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643168)
Type
Book
Abstract

This book contains chapters that discuss the history, breeding, reproductive technology and milk and cheese production of sheep and goats in Minas Gerais and Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil.

Author(s)
Fonseca, J. F. da; Bruschi, J. H.; Marinho, A. C. S.; Rodrigues, I. M.
Publisher
Embrapa Gado de Leite, Juiz de Fora, Brazil
Citation
Produção de caprinos e ovinos de leite, 2011, pp 256 pp.
Abstract

This clearly presented and authoritative manual gives a detailed account of all aspects of the reproduction and breeding of sheep and goats. The 11 chapters are: (1) introduction, covering the ancestral forms of goats and sheep, and their taxonomy; (2) anatomy of reproductive organs; (3)...

Author(s)
Samardžija, M.; Ðuričić, D.; Dobranić, T.; Herak, M.; Vince, S.
Publisher
Veterinarski Fakultet Sveučilišta u Zagrebu (Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Zagreb), Zagreb, Croatia
Citation
Rasplođivanje ovaca i koza, 2010, pp 415 pp.
Abstract

These proceedings included 28 papers presented at the 62nd Easter School in the Agricultural and Food Sciences. It is aimed at people involved in pig science and production. The topics covered include global trends, emerging markets and future prospects, technology transfer, health, genetics,...

Author(s)
Wiseman, J.; Varley, M. A.; McOrist, S.; Kemp, B.
Publisher
Nottingham University Press, Nottingham, UK
Citation
Paradigms in pig science, 2007, pp xii + 538 pp.
Abstract

This work discusses the milk production characteristics in Zona da Mata and Minas Gerais in Brazil, including land and resource use, cattle husbandry (feeding, reproduction and disease management), milk processing, waste management, labour and socioeconomic aspects of dairy farming.

Publisher
Polo de Excelência do Leite, Juiz de Fora-MG, Brazil
Citation
Perfil do produtor de leite nas mesorregiões da Zona da Mata e Campo das Vertentes de Minas Gerais, 2010, pp 112 pp.
Abstract

These 23 chapters for the basis of a course organized in Brazil. Topics include the milk market in Brazil; segmenation in international milk production; technical-administrative aspects of dairy farming; selection and adaptation of fodder plants in the tropics; use of fodder plants in rotational...

Author(s)
Martins, P. do C.; Diniz, F. H.; Moreira, M. S. de P.; Nogueira Netto, V.; Arcuri, P. B.
Publisher
Embrapa, Gado de Leite, Juiz de Fora, Brazil
Citation
Conocimientos y estrategias tecnológicas para la producción de leche en regiones tropicales, 2007, pp 472 pp.

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