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Between April and October 1996 a cross-sectional study was performed at 2 sites, the municipality of Buguias (Luzon) and near Babay (Leyte), in the Philippines to obtain baseline information about the reproductive performance of smallholder sows and to identify important constraints and...

Author(s)
Lañada, E. B.; Lee, J. A. L. M.; More, S. J.; Taveros, A. A.; Cotiw-an, B. S.
Citation
Preventive Veterinary Medicine, 1999, 41, 2/3, pp 171-186
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For 15 515 Nelore and Charolais × Nelore calves in 2 herds in Brazil, birth weight averaged 32.02 and 30.12 kg respectively, and for 14 481 calves of the 2 types, body weight at weaning averaged 207.32 and 192.75 kg respectively and daily preweaning gain 650 and 604 g. All traits were significantly ...

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Alencar, M. M. de; Trematore, R. L.; Leite Oliveira, J. de A.; Almeida, M. A. de
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Zootecnia, 1998, 27, 1, pp 40-46
Abstract

For 1736 Nellore calves in Brazil, body weight at birth and weaning averaged 29.10±0.31 and 154.0±2.4 kg resp. Herd, sire within herd, sex of calf, the contemporary group effect (based on season and year of calving, and management) and age of dam all had a highly significant effect on birth weight, ...

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Cardellino, R. A.; Castro, L. F. S.
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Revista da Sociedade Brasileira de Zootecnia, 1987, 16, 1, pp 14-27
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For 373 Landrace, 468 Large White and 289 Duroc litters, the percentage of stillborn piglets was 6.05, 3.90 and 4.64 resp. (P<0.05), and piglet mortality from birth to 21 days 9.40, 10.64 and 12.23% (P<0.01). Herd and year had a significant effect on stillbirths and mortality, but season of...

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Milagres, J. C.; Fedalto, L. M.; Costa, P. M. A.; Mello, H. V. de
Citation
Revista da Sociedade Brasileira de Zootecnia, 1981, 10, 4, pp 692-705