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This English edition of the German-language "Handlexicon der tierarztlichen Praxis" is edited by E. A. McPherson, senior lecturer in veterinary medicine at the Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies, Edinburgh. The complete work will consist of four volumes totalling about 2, 700 pages (page...

Author(s)
Wamberg, K.
Publisher
Copenhagen: Medical Book Company £34 (4 volumes),
Citation
Veterinary encyclopedia. Diagnosis and treatment. Volume 1., 1968, pp 711 pp.
Abstract

Development activity at the College is reported under 16 headings. In three trials with the prostaglandin "Estrumate" in dairy cattle behavioural oestrus response was very variable and pregnancy rates of 30, 44 and 35% were obtained, possibly due to the spread of oestrus (36-84 h) and fixed time ...

Publisher
West Mains Road., Edinburgh, UK
Citation
Annual report 1975., 1976, pp 178pp.
Abstract

As regards notifiable disease, the year was overshadowed by the worst epidemic of NEWCASTLE DISEASE ever known in this country. All told, 2, 062 outbreaks entailed the slaughter of nearly five million birds and the destruction of close on one million hatching eggs. Compensation reached little less...

Publisher
London: H.M. Stat. Off.,
Citation
Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food. Department of Agriculture for Scotland. Report on the Animal Health Services in Great Britain, 1959., 1961, pp 116 pp.
Abstract

AN account of a meeting of the British Society of Animal Production. M. Pease spoke on poultry research at Cambridge and A. W. Greenwood on poultry research at Edinburgh; J. E. Nichols discussed the general topic of livestock improvement in relation to environment. A 2nd day was devoted to ...

Author(s)
NICHOLS, J. E.
Citation
Nature, 1946, 157, pp 523-524
Abstract

On the whole the year was a good one as regards notifiable disease. There were 116 outbreaks of FOOT AND MOUTH DISEASE as against 184 in 1957. All were in England and Wales and of the 29 primary outbreaks 17 were thought to have been introduced from the Continent and 10 by meat imported from South...

Publisher
London: H. M. Stat. Off.,
Citation
Ministry of Agriculture & Fisheries. Report on Animal Health Services for the year 1958., 1960, pp 119 pp.
Abstract

In the extensive field of animal science no single subject can be fenced off completely from another, and the livestock breeder must often set foot on the veterinarian's territory. While Advances in Veterinary Science is intended primarily for the veterinary research worker and practitioner, Volume ...

Publisher
New York : Academic Press Inc.,
Citation
Advances in veterinary Science, 1955, 2, pp xii + 449 pp.
Abstract

INSTITUTE of Animal Genetics, Edinburgh: Cattle: investigation indicates Scottish Milk Records Association figures exaggerate true yields of milk and butterfat; studies on herd duration and size [see Donald and El Itriby, p. 12, and A.B.A., 13: 188; Donald, A.B.A., 14: 12]. Pig: mothering qualities ...

Citation
Transactions of the Royal Highland and Agricultural Society of Scotland, 1946, 58, pp 121-137
Abstract

Census figures for 1958 were as follows: horses, 281, 350; cattle, 1, 935, 558; sheep, 407, 274; goats, 2884; pigs, 534, 010; poultry, 6, 588, 703; reindeer, 170, 293. Sixty percent of cattle were of the Finnish breed, 30% were Finnish Ayrshire and the remainder crossbreds. Milk yield per lactation ...

Author(s)
JANNELLI, D.
Citation
Italia Agricola, 1963, 100, pp 969-989
Abstract

Pig breeding is, for the most part, confined to the south of Finland. The main breeds are the English Yorkshire [Large White] and the native pig. The sheep, which are not numerous, are of a native breed. Horses (Finnish breed) are likewise few in number, having been largely replaced by...

Author(s)
WOJTATOWICZ, Z.
Citation
Przeglad Hodowlany, 1959, 27, 10, pp 30-33
Abstract

ABDERHALDEN, E., and HERRÉ, W. Die Anwendung der Abwehrproteinase-Reaktion für Fragen der Vererbung. [The application of protective proteinase reaction to genetical problems]: 45. ADDINGTON, L. H., and CUNNINGHAM, 0. C. An inherited di-mamilla in milk goats: 45-46. ANDERSON, JAMES. Artificial ...

Author(s)
R. C. Punnett.
Publisher
Cambridge : University Press.,
Citation
Proceedings of the Seventh International Genetical Congress, Edinburgh, Scotland, 23-30 August 1939., 1941, pp 336 pp.

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