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A multivariable linear model was used to analyse the incidence of carcass quality defects over one year in a commercial database that included 1,856 flocks of Ross broilers (9,188 shipments, 1,975,420 carcasses inspected). The incidence of foot-pad dermatitis (FPD), scratches and wing and back...

Author(s)
Villarroel, M.; Francisco, I.; Ibáñez, M. A.; Novoa, M.; Martínez-Guijarro, P.; Méndez, J.; Blas, C. de
Publisher
Spanish National Institute for Agricultural and Food Research and Technology (INIA), Madrid, Spain
Citation
Spanish Journal of Agricultural Research, 2018, 16, 2, pp e0504
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Atriplex canescens canopy cover, biomass production, and nutrient content were evaluated after four years of livestock grazing exclusion and mechanical shrub removal, except A. canescens in an arid rangeland with a slightly saline soil and with a long history of heavy livestock grazing in the...

Author(s)
Mellado, M.; García, J. E.; Macías-Cruz, U.; Avedaño-Reyes, L.; Arévalo, J. R.
Publisher
Spanish National Institute for Agricultural and Food Research and Technology (INIA), Madrid, Spain
Citation
Spanish Journal of Agricultural Research, 2018, 16, 2, pp e0302
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This study aimed at determining the leaf area in Liquidambar styraciflua L. and at characterising the relationship between leaf area and leaf descriptors. The biological material was the species Liquidambar styraciflua L. We determined leaf area in 100 leaves (Figure 1) based on the size of median...

Author(s)
Poșta, D. S.; Sala, F.
Publisher
University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Citation
Bulletin of University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine Cluj-Napoca. Horticulture, 2018, 75, 1, pp 62-67
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"Moara Domnească" is a didactic farm belonging to the University of Agronomic Sciences and Veterinary Medicine of Bucharest. Moara Domnească has an area of 520 ha, of which 65 ha of orchard. The orchard, but also a major part of the farm has a wind protection system consisting of windbreaks planted ...

Author(s)
Mihai, C. A.; Stănică, F.
Publisher
University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Citation
Bulletin of University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine Cluj-Napoca. Horticulture, 2018, 75, 1, pp 47-52
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Alike some other territories in Transylvania, the area of Poiana Ruscă Mountains has been cultivated with fruit trees and vines, benefiting from favourable morphological, soil and climatic conditions. The purpose of our paper was to highlight the particularities of this representative occupation...

Author(s)
Hognogi, G. G.; Pop, A. M.; Cocean, P.; Potra, A. C.; David, N.; Papp, L.
Publisher
University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Citation
Bulletin of University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine Cluj-Napoca. Horticulture, 2018, 75, 1, pp 23-30
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Tipa (Tipuana tipu) is a common tree in gardens and carparks, although the shading effect of its canopy must be still characterised to assess the decrease of temperature and quality of irradiance. This work is a preliminary study aimed to assess the effect of shading of tree canopies on the diffuse ...

Author(s)
Gurrea-Ysasi, G.; Blanca, V.; Fita, A.; Prohens, J.; Fita, I.; Rodriguez-Burruezo, A.
Publisher
University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Citation
Bulletin of University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine Cluj-Napoca. Horticulture, 2018, 75, 1, pp 19-20
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The utilization of adhesives in technical practice is varied. Adhesives serve for a creation of strength bonds on the one hand, and on the other hand e.g. for cementing. The aim of the research is a modification of one-component polyurethane putty RPS 45 used in automotive industry to increase...

Author(s)
Tichý, M.; Müller, M.; Valášek, P.; Miturska, I.
Publisher
Estonian Research Institute of Agriculture, Saku, Estonia
Citation
Agronomy Research, 2018, 16, Special Issue I, pp 1257-1265
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Deforestation and forest degradation, after burning of fossil fuels, is considered as the second leading cause of anthropogenic greenhouse emissions (accounting for over 17% of global carbon dioxide emissions) and has become an important issue concerning climate change mitigation. The provision of...

Author(s)
Roubík, H.; Mazancová, J.; Brunerová, A.; Herák, D.
Publisher
Estonian Research Institute of Agriculture, Saku, Estonia
Citation
Agronomy Research, 2018, 16, Special Issue I, pp 1228-1236
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The scope of the study is to elaborate equipment for measurement of ruts during log forwarding. The system is supposed to be used in practical forestry to replace manual measurement of length of deep ruts and to provide spatially explicated information on soil bearing capacity, which can be used in ...

Author(s)
Pužuls, K.; Šta¯ls, T.; Zimelis, A.; Lazdiņš, A.
Publisher
Estonian Research Institute of Agriculture, Saku, Estonia
Citation
Agronomy Research, 2018, 16, Special Issue I, pp 1209-1217
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Industrialization and fossil resource use has brought unprecedented anthropogenic carbon dioxide emissions. Use of synthetic fibre materials and unsustainable plant cultivation practices contribute to greenhouse gas emissions. The global market share of polyester fibre (synthetic fibre made from...

Author(s)
Kazulis, V.; Muižniece, I.; Blumberga, D.
Publisher
Estonian Research Institute of Agriculture, Saku, Estonia
Citation
Agronomy Research, 2018, 16, Special Issue I, pp 1069-1076

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