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The reproduction of swinish of genetic high value, constitutes a fundamental link in the artificial insemination program in Cuba, where the evaluation of the seminal quality of sires in the Center of Artificial insemination Granma, constitutes the objective of the work. They were studied an...

Author(s)
Almaguer Pérez, Y.; Font Puente, H.; Rosell Pardo, R.; Quirino, C. R.; Montes Torres, I.
Publisher
Veterinaria Organizacion S.L., Malaga, Spain
Citation
REDVET, 2015, 16, 7, pp 071505
Abstract

Boar stations raise only entire male pigs for selection as reproductive boars, but the majority of them will fail the selection process, ending at slaughter with a high risk of boar tainted meat. The aim of this study was to investigate whether a single dose of Improvac given to 16-week old boars...

Author(s)
Oliviero, C.; Ollila, A.; Andersson, M.; Heinonen, M.; Voutila, L.; Serenius, T.; Peltoniemi, O.
Publisher
Elsevier, New York, USA
Citation
Theriogenology, 2016, 85, 3, pp 476-482
Abstract

The purposes of this study were to evaluate the effect of both of boar and frozen boar semen concentration on the frozen-thaw sperm viability. The freeze boar semen were produced using boars from Changhua Animal Propagation Station and than thaw and insemination. The conception rate and litter size ...

Author(s)
Wang ChinMeng; Chen YuHsin; Chang YenChih; Nien PiChu; Hu ChienLung; Chen LiRen
Publisher
Taiwan Livestock Research Institute, Tainan, Taiwan
Citation
Journal of Taiwan Livestock Research, 2016, 49, 2, pp 157-161
AbstractFull Text

This study was designed to determine the degree and type of bacterial contamination in boar semen (79 ejaculates from Large White and Landrace boars) and its consequences for sperm quality during storage (27 extended semen samples, 16°C for five days) under practical conditions of artificial ...

Author(s)
Gączarzewicz, D.; Udała, J.; Piasecka, M.; Błaszczyk, B.; Stankiewicz, T.
Publisher
Polish Academy of Sciences, Committee of Veterinary Sciences, Olsztyn-Kortowo II, Poland
Citation
Polish Journal of Veterinary Sciences, 2016, 19, 3, pp 451-459
AbstractFull Text

Semen production from reproduction boars depends upon different factors as: age, breed, using way to natural mating or collecting, but also the environmental conditions. The present research have in view to establish how three influence factors as breed, age and collecting season could change the...

Author(s)
Tăpăloagă, P. R.; Șonea, A.; Iancu, A.; Mitrănescu, E.
Publisher
University of Agronomic Sciences and Veterinary Medicine of Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania
Citation
Scientific Papers, Series D. Animal Science, 2013, 56, pp 161-165
Abstract

Background: Semen extenders are used to create multiple insemination doses from a single ejaculate and contain buffers and nutrients suitable for storage of spermatozoa. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the survivability of boar sperm stored under room temperature in different extenders...

Author(s)
Akandi, A.; Ugwu, S. O.; Machebe, N. S.
Publisher
Dove Medical Press Ltd, Macclesfield, UK
Citation
Open Access Animal Physiology, 2015, 7, pp 57-64
AbstractFull Text

The biological material was represented by 15 boars of Large White, Duroc and Landrace breed. Age of the boars was between 8 months and 31 months. Collecting frequency was reduced: one collecting followed by five days pause. At each collecting it was determined the volume of the ejaculation, the...

Author(s)
Nacu, G.; Pascal, C.; Ciornei, Ș.
Publisher
Universitatea de Științe Agricole și Medicina Veterinara "Ion Ionescu de la Brad" Iași, Iași, Romania
Citation
Lucrări Științifice - Universitatea de Științe Agricole și Medicină Veterinară, Seria Zootehnie, 2012, 57, pp 23-27
Abstract

To investigate the effects of different diluents on the quality of the boar semen stored at 17°C, and assess the relationship between sperm motility and the relative levels of enzymes, three commercial diluents (Diluent I, Diluent II and Diluent III) and three boar breed semens (Yorkshire, Landrace ...

Author(s)
Hu Shan; Zhang XiaoGang; Han Cong; Wei ShuaiYi; Xie DongQi; Du RenRang; Hu JianHong
Publisher
Northeast Agricultural University, Harbin, China
Citation
Journal of Northeast Agricultural University (English Edition), 2015, 22, 2, pp 36-46
Abstract

Data are given for the conception rates and farrowing results obtained with semen of 6 Large White boars and l Landrace. Over-all results were 68.2 % farrowed with 10.6 piglings per litter. Trials continued using I.V.T. and C.U.E. diluents on days 1-3. There was no appreciable fall in fertility...

Citation
Rep. Anim. Hlth Servs Gt Br., 1966, pp 115-119
Abstract

Alliston, C. W., and Ulberg, L. C. The influence of ambient temperature on early pregnancy loss as determined by embryo transfer: 1550. Anderson, D. E. The influence of environment on cancer eye in cattle: 1461-1462. Anderson, L. L., and Melampy, R. M. The effect of norethynodrel and...

Citation
Journal of Animal Science, 1959, 18, pp 1460-1568

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