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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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The objective of the study was to determine pre-weaning performance of piglets born following artificial insemination (AI) at smallholder farms of Gauteng province. Data from 496 piglets originating from 73 multiparous crossbred sows were used in the study. Litter size, number of piglets born...

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Matabane, M. B.; Nephawe, K. A.; Thomas, R. S.; Maqhashu, A.; Ramukhithi, F. V.; Netshirovha, T. R.; Ng'ambi, J. W.; Tsatsimpe, M.; Nedambale, T. L.
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Canadian Center of Science and Education, Toronto, Canada
Citation
Journal of Agricultural Science (Toronto), 2018, 10, 4, pp 18-23
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Bruno Galarraga, M. M.; Cueto, M.; Giovannini, N.; Fernandez, J.; Gibbons, A.; Villar, L.; Villagra, S.
Publisher
Asociación Argentina de Producción Animal, Balcarce, Argentina
Citation
Revista Argentina de Producción Animal, 2018, 38, Suplemento 1, pp 377
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The primary concern of this study is to explore the effects of season change on the production and reproduction performance of Kambing Kacang in North Middle Timor regency. Survey method, including observation and direct measurement of the livestock, and interview method was used for the purpose of ...

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Maylinda, S.; Sarah, O. L.; Busono, W.
Publisher
Agricultural Research Communication Centre, Karnal, India
Citation
Indian Journal of Animal Research, 2018, 52, 8, pp 1227-1231
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Aim: The aim of this study was to estimate the heritability, genetic and phenotypic correlations, and the genetic trends for pre-weaning growth traits including the birth weight (BWT), weaning weight (WWT), pre-weaning daily gain (PWDG), and weaning age (WA) in Awassi lambs. Materials and Methods:...

Author(s)
Jawasreh, K.; Ismail, Z. B.; Iya, F.; Castañeda-Bustos, V. J.; Valencia-Posadas, M.
Publisher
Veterinary World, Rajkot, India
Citation
Veterinary World, 2018, 11, 2, pp 254-258
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Taylor-Pickard, J.
Publisher
Positive Action Publications Ltd, Driffield, UK
Citation
International Pig Topics, 2018, 33, 4, pp 9, 11
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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.
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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.
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Faculty of Veterinary Science, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
Citation
Thai Journal of Veterinary Medicine, 2017, 47, Supplement, pp 105
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The preweaning calf survival (SW) is one of the main economic bottlenecks of beef cattle rearing systems, however there is still few quantitative studies approaching this issue. Being a binary trait, genetic parameters for SW can be estimated considering continuous or categorical data under...

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Azevedo Junior, J.; Petrini, J.; Mourão, G. B.; Ferraz, J. B. S.
Publisher
Canadian Center of Science and Education, Toronto, Canada
Citation
Journal of Agricultural Science (Toronto), 2017, 9, 8, pp 51-62
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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 ...

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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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