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In this study, effects of Lactobacillus plantarum on growth performance, proteolytic enzymes activity and intestine morphology of Oncorhynchus mykiss were studied. Juvenile rainbow trout (n=270) in 3 administration groups in 9 cement tanks were kept and fed with diets containing different doses (0,...

Authors
Najafienferadi, M. H.; Mohammadizadeh, F.; Soltani, M.; Bahri, A. H.; Sheikhzadeh, N.
Publisher
Central Fisheries Research Institute (CFRI)
Publication
Turkish Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 2018, 18, 2, pp 351-356
News Article

The Pirbright Institute has recently been awarded joint funding with the Roslin Institute to research how Marek’s disease virus (MDV)...

Date
November 2017
Authors
M Djuric, DVM
CABI Book Info
Cover for The ethology of domestic animals: an introductory text.

This third edition book with 19 chapters on domestic animal ethology is divided into two parts: Part A contains the basic elements of animal behaviour (chapter I, the study of animal behaviour and its application; chapter II, behaviour genetics, evolution and domestication; chapter III, behaviour...

Authors
Jensen, P.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786391650)
CAB ReviewFull Text

Beef is an excellent source of protein, B vitamins and trace minerals and can be an important source of long chain n-3 polyunsaturated (PUFA) and other bioactive fatty acids such as vaccenic acid (VA) and conjugated linoleic acid (CLA). However, beef consumption has been declining mainly due to...

Date
July 2017
Subjects
beef; beef cattle; beef production; beef quality; body fat; cattle feeding; chemical composition; conjugated linoleic acid; diets; encapsulation; enrichment; enzymes; feed additives; feeds; hydrogenation; meat composition; meat quality; metabolites; monoenoic fatty acids; oilseeds; pastures; plant composition; plant extracts; plant oils; polyenoic fatty acids; processing; reviews; rumen digestion; tallow
Authors
Vahmani, P.; Rolland, D. C.; Mapiye, C.; Dunne, P. G.; Aalhus, J. L.; Juarez, M.; McAllister, T. A.; Prieto, N.; Dugan, M. E. R.
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The effect of breeder's strain (Hy-line Brown and Hy-line White W36) flock aged (28, 36, 46, 55, 66 weeks of age) and breeding season on some physiological measurements in egg, demand organs, dead supply organs and lymphoid organs were examined. At each age, 10 unhatched eggs from each genotype...

Authors
Abd El-Salam, A. M.; Eman, F. E.; Hamouda, Y. A.; El-Safty, S. A.; El-Attar, A. H.
Publisher
The Society of Arab Colleges of Agriculture
Publication
Arab Universities Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 2017, 25, 2, pp 259-269
AbstractFull Text

The increase of broilers production in Jordan makes it urgent to study broiler tiller produced. So, the study uses the economics of broiler litter concerning its usage as a source of energy production or as a source of fertilizers. The reuse of broiler litter (BL) will reduce the environmental...

Authors
Al-Dala'een, J. A.
Publisher
The Society of Arab Colleges of Agriculture
Publication
Arab Universities Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 2017, 25, 1, pp 131-136
AbstractFull Text

The aim of this study was to detection of the MYF5 gene polymorphism in Simmental (SIM, n=75), Holstein (HL, n=100), Brown Swiss (ES, n=75), East Anatolian Red (EAR, n=40) and Turkish Grey (TG, n=40) cattle breeds raised in Turkey through restriction fragment length polymorphism (RFLP) method. The...

Authors
Șahİn, C.; Akyüz, B.
Publisher
Akdeniz Üniversitesi, Ziraat Fakültesi
Publication
Mediterranean Agricultural Sciences, 2017, 30, 1, pp 35-38
AbstractFull Text

The aim of this study was to determine nutritional composition and energy, and ileal digestibility of amino acids, in distiller's dried grains with solubles (DDGS), in addition to evaluating the effect of the use of this residue on the performance and carcass yield of broilers from 22 to 42 days of...

Authors
Schone, R. A.; Nunes, R. V.; Frank, R.; Eyng, C.; Castilha, L. D.
Publisher
Centro de Ciencias Agrarias da Universidade Federal do Ceara
Publication
Revista Ciência Agronômica, 2017, 48, 3, pp 548-557
AbstractFull Text

This study aimed to provide new knowledge for livestock activities prevalent in family units through the training of students from rural schools. The learning was through a multidisciplinary team, which was part of the educational program of technical training of rural youth, entitled: "Youth...

Authors
Lima, A. F. de; Fonseca, P. H.; Firmino, S. S.; Oliveira, J. T. M. C. B. de; Almeida, E. D. de; Lima, T. B. C.; Miranda, M. V. F. G. de; Lima, P. de O.
Publisher
Western Parana State University
Publication
Scientia Agraria Paranaensis, 2017, 16, 1, pp 88-93

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