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Abstract

Cattle have been invaluable for the transition of human society from nomadic hunter-gatherers to sedentary farming communities throughout much of Europe, Asia and Africa since the earliest domestication of cattle more than 10,000 years ago. Although current understanding of relationships among...

Author(s)
Pitt, D.; Sevane, N.; Nicolazzi, E. L.; MacHugh, D. E.; Park, S. D. E.; Colli, L.; Martinez, R.; Bruford, M. W.; Orozco-TerWengel, P.
Publisher
Wiley, Oxford, UK
Citation
Evolutionary Applications, 2019, 12, 1, pp 123-136
Abstract

Indigenous cattle breeds in northern Eurasia have adapted to harsh climate conditions. The local breeds are important genetic resources with cultural and historical heritages, and therefore, their preservation and genetic characterization are important. In this study, we profiled the whole-blood...

Author(s)
Pokharel, K.; Weldenegodguad, M.; Popov, R.; Honkatukia, M.; Huuki, H.; Lindeberg, H.; Peippo, J.; Reilas, T.; Zarovnyaev, S.; Kantanen, J.
Publisher
Wiley, Oxford, UK
Citation
Animal Genetics, 2019, 50, 3, pp 217-227
Abstract

Kazakhstan is the largest landlocked country and contains two important propagation routes for livestock from the Fertile Crescent to Asia. Therefore, genetic information about Kazakhstani cattle can be important for understanding the propagation history and the genetic admixture in Central Asian ...

Author(s)
Yamanaka, H.; Murata, K.; Tabata, R.; Kawaguchi, F.; Sasazaki, S.; Yamamoto, Y.; Bakhtin, M.; Kazymbet, P.; Meldevekob, A.; Suleimenov, M. Z.; Nishibori, M.; Mannen, H.
Publisher
Wiley, Tokyo, Japan
Citation
Animal Science Journal, 2019, 90, 1, pp 29-34
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for The development of the world's cattle production systems.

This chapter discussed the history of cattle production starting from the prehistoric period which may date back about 40 million years ago when ruminants first appeared and at 25 million years ago when savannahs and grasslands of the world developed. Then to its domestication dating as early as 8...

Author(s)
Phillips, C. J. C.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786392701)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

Hemorrhagic septicemia (HS) is an acute, fatal, and septicemic disease of cattle and buffalo caused by Pasteurella multocida. It is particularly important in the tropical regions of the world, especially in Asia and Africa. The study was conducted to record the HS disease prevalence rate in...

Author(s)
Mushtaq Ahmad; Mubashar Aziz; Tunio, M. T.; Rashid-ur-Rehman; Abdul Rehman; Kashif-ur-Rehman; Abdul Hameed; Tariq Naveed; Muhammad Tanveer; Muhammad Ali
Publisher
International Society of Pure and Applied Biology, Quetta, Pakistan
Citation
Pure and Applied Biology, 2018, 7, 4, pp 1234-1243
Abstract

The 'international livestock revolution' (ILR) literature has documented an increase in livestock production in developing countries over the past 40 years that has not kept pace with consumption, leading to increased prices and trade. These trends were forecast to increase into the future, with...

Author(s)
Waldron, S.; Luong Pham; Smith, D.; Phan Sy Hieu; Dong XiaoXia; Brown, C.
Publisher
CSIRO, Collingwood, Australia
Citation
Animal Production Science, 2019, 59, 6, pp 1001-1015
AbstractFull Text

Aim: Bali cattle (Bos javanicus) are an Indonesian's native cattle breed that distributed in Asia to Australia. The scientific literature on these cattle is scarce. The growth hormone (GH) of Bali cattle is investigated from three separated islands, namely, Bali, Nusa Penida, and Sumbawa. Materials ...

Author(s)
Suwiti, N. K.; Besung, I. N. K.; Mahardika, G. N.
Publisher
Veterinary World, Rajkot, India
Citation
Veterinary World, 2017, 10, 10, pp 1250-1254
AbstractFull Text

Foot and mouth disease is among the top listed livestock diseases causing severe economic losses. The aim of the present study was to determine the seroprevalence of FMD and detection of FMD virus shedding in milk of apparently healthy buffaloes and cattle of Pakistan. A total of 30 dairy farms...

Author(s)
Zeeshan Nawaz; Siddique, A. B.; Zahoor, M. A.; Bilal Aslam; Zahoor, M. K.; Shahid Ali; Sultan Ali
Publisher
International Buffalo Information Center, Bangkok, Thailand
Citation
Buffalo Bulletin, 2019, 38, 2, pp 255-261
Abstract

Foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) is endemic in cattle in Bangladesh. There was increased morbidity and mortality of cattle in Bangladesh due to FMD. This study was carried out during July, 2015 to investigate the cause of mortality and molecular characterization of the FMD viruses (FMDVs). Out of 50 ...

Author(s)
Hoor-E-Jannat, M.; Islam, M. S.; Bari, A. S. M.; Khan, M. A. H. N. A.
Publisher
Indian Association of Veterinary Pathologists, Izatnagar, India
Citation
Indian Journal of Veterinary Pathology, 2018, 42, 1, pp 1-7
Abstract

This study was conducted to ascertain the prevalence of bovine tuberculosis in cattle of different breeds reared under different faming systems and agro-climatic zones of Himachal Pradesh. Tuberculin reactors (17) were detected only in organized dairy farms. Prevalence (15/595, 2.5%) of the disease ...

Author(s)
Sushil Sharma; Panda, A. K.; Atul Kumar; Thakur, S. D.
Publisher
Indian Council of Agricultural Research, New Delhi, India
Citation
Indian Journal of Animal Sciences, 2019, 89, 1, pp 46-48

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