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This experiment was conducted to compare the differences of meat performance, nutritional quality and flavor substance in beef of different breeds cattle. Six head in each of 6-month-age healthy Simmental crossbred cattle, cattle-yaks and Xuanhan yellow cattle were selected, and the average body...

Author(s)
Wang YongJie; Wang ZhiSheng; Hu Rui; Peng QuanHui; Xue Bai; Wang LiZhi; Zou HuaWei; Sun BaoZhong; Li HaiPeng; Jiang XingDe; Shen HongBing; Ou Xin
Publisher
Chinese Association of Animal Science and Veterinary Medicine, Beijing, China
Citation
Chinese Journal of Animal Nutrition, 2019, 31, 8, pp 3621-3631
Abstract

Lion predation on cattle causes severe human-wildlife conflict that results in retaliatory persecution throughout the lion's geographic range. Cattle closely resemble the body size, shape, and herding patterns of preferred lion prey species. We studied cattle depredation patterns in Botswana's...

Author(s)
Weise, F. J.; Tomeletso, M.; Stein, A. B.; Somers, M. J.; Hayward, M. W.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Animals, 2020, 10, 4,
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Icelandic cattle is believed to have been brought from Norway during the settlement of Iceland around AD 870-930. Previous research on genetic relationships has indicated that Icelandic cattle is most related to northern Nordic indigenous breeds. Using single nucleotide polymorphism genotype data...

Author(s)
Gautason, E.; Schönherz, A. A.; Sahana, G.; Guldbrandtsen, B.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Acta Agriculturæ Scandinavica. Section A, Animal Science, 2020, 69, 1/2, pp 25-38
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This study aimed to determine genetic polymorphism in STAT1 and STAT5A genes for dairy cattle and some native cattle breeds in Turkey. 283 Jersey and a total of 472 Holstein cows from two different herds and 93 Grey Steppe, 85 Anatolian Black Cattle, and 66 East Anatolian Red cattle were used in...

Author(s)
Cobanoglu, O.; Kul, E.; Abaci, S. H.; Gurcan, E. K.; Cankaya, S.
Publisher
Kafkas Üniversitesi, Veteriner Fakültesi Dergisi, Kars, Turkey
Citation
Kafkas Üniversitesi Veteriner Fakültesi Dergisi, 2020, 26, 2, pp 255-262
Abstract

The aim of the present study was to investigate the impact of environmental enrichment (EE), in the form of a cattle brush, on feedlot cattle behavior, productivity and stress physiology. Steers were blocked by weight and assigned to one of two treatments (1) Cattle brush secured to fence line...

Author(s)
Park, R. M.; Schubach, K. M.; Cooke, R. F.; Herring, A. D.; Jennings, J. S.; Daigle, C. L.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 2020, 228,
Abstract

Vorderwald cattle are a dual-purpose cattle breed with high migrant contributions from Montbéliarde bulls in the recent past. Through the wide use of Montbéliarde bulls, undesirable alleles were also disseminated into the Vorderwald population. Haplotypes on bovine chromosome 19 (MH1) and 29 (MH2), ...

Author(s)
Reinartz, S.; Distl, O.
Publisher
Elsevier Inc., Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Dairy Science, 2020, 103, 1, pp 613-618
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Bodyweight estimation is important for any aspect of livestock management. Jabres cattle farmers use bodyweight estimation to determine the cattle price in the traditional market. Nowadays, they only use eye-based assessment to predict cattle body weight with a lot of inaccuracies. In this study,...

Author(s)
Haq, M. S.; Budisatria, I. G. S.; Panjono, P.; Maharani, D.
Publisher
Pakistan Agricultural Scientists Forum, Lahore, Pakistan
Citation
JAPS, Journal of Animal and Plant Sciences, 2020, 30, 3, pp 552-559
Abstract

Aberdeen-Angus and Kalmyk breeds are one of the many representatives of beef cattle bred in our country. According to the annual data on pedigree work in beef cattle breeding in Russian farms, these two breeds make up more than 78% of the relative number of of registered beef cattle in our country. ...

Author(s)
Dyuldina, A. V.; Tyapugin, E. E.; Tyapugin, S. E.; Bogolyubova, L. P.
Publisher
Redaktsiya zhurnala Zootekhniya, Moscow, Russia
Citation
Zootekhniya, 2020, 2, pp 19-23
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The F94L mutation of the MSTN gene (MSTN -F94L) is considered not to cause disrupted the function of the myostatin gene drastically. Interestingly, this mutation has a very significant effect on muscle mass, carcass, or meat yield and meat quality without any associated severe negative problems....

Author(s)
S. Anwar; Volkandari, S. D.; Wulandari, A. S.; Putra, W. P. B.; E. Sophian; S. Said
Publisher
Faculty of Animal Agriculture, Diponegoro University and Indonesian Society of Animal Agriculture, Semarang, Indonesia
Citation
Journal of the Indonesian Tropical Animal Agriculture, 2020, 45, 1, pp 7-14
Abstract

For two centuries, Jersey cattle were exported globally, adapting to varying climates and production systems, yet the founding population remained genetically isolated on the Island of Jersey. The Island of Jersey formally allowed the importation of pure Jersey cattle in 2008. This study...

Author(s)
Huson, H. J.; Sonstegard, T. S.; Godfrey, J.; Hambrook, D.; Wolfe, C.; Wiggans, G.; Blackburn, H.; Vantassell, C. P.
Publisher
Frontiers Media S.A., Lausanne, Switzerland
Citation
Frontiers in Genetics, 2020, 11, April,

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