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The objective of this study was to evaluate the effect of non-genetic factors on the characteristics of pre-weaning growth in sheep under tropical conditions. The sex of the lamb, the type of birth (single, multiple) and parity number on the birth weight, weaning weight and preweaning daily gain of ...

Author(s)
Cuello Estrada, M. A.; Moreno Torres, J. D.; Aguilar Aguilar, F. A.; Baracaldo Martínez, A.; Atuesta-Bustos, J. E.
Publisher
Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos, Lima, Peru
Citation
Revista de Investigaciones Veterinarias del Perú (RIVEP), 2019, 30, 1, pp 231-239
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Gerbert, C.; Frieten, D.; Koch, C.; Dusel, G.; Eder, K.; Stefaniak, T.; Jawor, P.; Bajzert, J.; Tuchscherer, A.; Hammon, H. M.
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DLG-Verlag, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
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Proceedings of the Society of Nutrition Physiology, 2018, 27, pp 85
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Data on 6054 Sirohi kids of 112 sires born during 2004 to 2016 in farmers' flocks under All India Coordinated Research Project on Goat Improvement, Vallabhnagar (Udaipur) were utilized to estimate the average daily gains (ADG) at different growth stages. The overall least-squares means of ADG for...

Author(s)
Gautam, L.; Nagda, R. K.; Nehra, K. S.; Singh, M. K.
Publisher
Indian Society for Sheep and Goat Production and Utilization, Avikanagar, India
Citation
Indian Journal of Small Ruminants, 2018, 24, 2, pp 243-247
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The study aimed to investigate the effect of oral protein-energy supplement (OPES) and/or extra colostrum within the first few hours of life on the survival and growth performance of low birth-weight piglets during the suckling period. Based upon nutritional strategy, low-birth-weight piglets...

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Viott, R. C.; Menezes, T. A.; Mellagi, A. P. G.; Bernardi, M. L.; Wentz, I.; Bortolozzo, F. P.
Publisher
FEPMVZ - Editora, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Citation
Arquivo Brasileiro de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, 2018, 70, 4, pp 1293-1300
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Author(s)
Henderson, A.; Sherwin, G.
Publisher
British Cattle Veterinary Association, Quedgeley, UK
Citation
Cattle Practice, 2018, 26, 2, pp 121
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Post-weaning, pasture-based systems can provide a cost effective method of rearing heifer calves. To improve efficiency of such systems, pre-weaning nutrition must promote good performance at pasture. The aim of this experiment was to investigate the effect of different milk replacer (MR) feeding...

Author(s)
Barry, J.; Bokkers, E. A. M.; Murphy, J. P.; Kennedy, E.
Publisher
Teagasc, Animal & Grassland Research and Innovation Centre, Fermoy, Irish Republic
Citation
Sustainable meat and milk production from grasslands. Proceedings of the 27th General Meeting of the European Grassland Federation, Cork, Ireland, 17-21 June 2018, 2018, pp 425-427
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The policies of welfare on animal production have been expanded to improve the animal needs and match the demands of the consumer market. Castration represents a questionable welfare factor related to pig production. The aim of this study was to investigate the influence of the use of local...

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Telles, F. G.; Luna, S. P. L.; Berto, D. A.; Crosignani, N.; Amorim, A. B.
Publisher
Faculdade de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, Universidade Estadual Paulista, Botucatu, Brazil
Citation
Veterinária e Zootecnia, 2017, 24, 4, pp 708-714
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Choomkasian, N.; Unjai, P.; Noilert, P.; Sanlom, P.
Publisher
Faculty of Veterinary Science, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
Citation
Thai Journal of Veterinary Medicine, 2017, 47, Supplement, pp 105
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The characterization of genetic resources is an important activity because it provides knowledge for designing appropriate strategies for the use of these and establishes comparisons with other populations. The objective of the present study was to document how the weight of heifers at 15 months of ...

Author(s)
Holgado, F.; Fernández, J. L.; Ortega, M. F.
Publisher
Red CONBIAND, Córdoba, Spain
Citation
Actas Iberoamericanas de Conservación Animal, 2017, 10, pp 57-62
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The objective of the present work was to characterize the growth of Argentine Creole heifers from birth to mating at 15 months. For 4 years a total of 135 heifers were evaluated. Four treatments were performed according to the weight at beginning of mating: <200 kg (T1), 201-230 kg (T2), 231-250 ...

Author(s)
Holgado, F.; Fernández, J. L.; Ortega, M. F.
Publisher
Red CONBIAND, Córdoba, Spain
Citation
Actas Iberoamericanas de Conservación Animal, 2017, 10, pp 63-68

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