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In the world, Kalanchoe species are primarily ornamentals and houseplants, but some have escaped cultivation and can be found in the field. In Latin America, there are no reports of spontaneous poisoning by Kalanchoe species in animals. This study aimed to describe the epidemiological, clinical,...

Author(s)
Mendonça, F. S.; Nascimento, N. C. F.; Almeida, V. M.; Braga, T. C.; Ribeiro, D. P.; Chaves, H. A. S.; Silva Filho, G. B.; Riet-Correa, F.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Tropical Animal Health and Production, 2018, 50, 3, pp 693-696
Abstract

Leucaena leucocephala (leucaena) is native to Mexico and Central America and is currently naturalized in the majority of Latin American countries. Over the last 2 decades, considerable research and promotion of leucaena have been carried out in Colombia, Mexico, Cuba, Brazil, Paraguay and...

Author(s)
Pachas, N. A.; Radrizzani, A.; Murgueitio, E.; Uribe, F.; Zapata Cadavid, Á.; Chará, J.; Ruiz, T. E.; Escalante, E.; Mauricio, R. M.; Ramírez-Avilés, L.
Publisher
Centro Internacional de Agricultura Tropical (CIAT), Cali, Colombia
Citation
Tropical Grasslands - Forrajes Tropicales, 2019, 7, 2, pp 127-132
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The Brazilian Cerrado is the second largest biome in Latin America, extending over more than 200 million ha and hosts some of the most intensive agricultural activities for grain and beef production in the world. Because of the biodiversity richness and high levels of endemism, Cerrado is...

Author(s)
Sano, E. E.; Rodrigues, A. A.; Martins, E. S.; Bettiol, G. M.; Bustamante, M. M. C.; Bezerra, A. S.; Couto, A. F.; Vasconcelos, V.; Schüler, J.; Bolfe, E. L.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Environmental Management, 2019, 232, pp 818-828
Abstract

Leptospirosis is an endemic disease in Latin America, caused by pathogenic bacteria of the genus Leptospira. It is considered one of the main causes responsible for the negative economic impact on global livestock by causing reproductive problems. The research aimed to determine the prevalence of...

Author(s)
Campos, Â. P.; Miranda, D. F. H.; Rodrigues, H. W. S.; Lustosa, M. da S. C.; Martins, G. H. C.; Mineiro, A. L. B. B.; Castro, V.; Azevedo, S. S.; Silva, S. M. M. de S.
Publisher
Springer, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Tropical Animal Health and Production, 2017, 49, 5, pp 899-907
Abstract

The objective of this study was to determine the prevalence of antibodies to Neospora caninum and Toxoplasma gondii among 500 cattle (Bos indicus) and 500 buffaloes (Bubalus bubalis) using the indirect fluorescent antibody test (IFAT) technique. Blood samples from were collected from water buffalo...

Author(s)
Silva, J. B. da; Nicolino, R. R.; Fagundes, G. M.; Bomjardim, H. dos A.; Reis, A. dos S. B.; Lima, D. H. da S.; Oliveira, C. M. C.; Barbosa, J. D.; Fonseca, A. H. da
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Comparative Immunology, Microbiology & Infectious Diseases, 2017, 52, pp 30-35
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Cattle production is characterized by high land requirements, and greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions associated with the resulting land use change (LUC) and cradle to farm gate processes. Intensification of cattle production systems is considered an important strategy for mitigating anthropogenic GHG...

Author(s)
Gerssen-Gondelach, S. J.; Lauwerijssen, R. B. G.; Havlík, P.; Herrero, M.; Valin, H.; Faaij, A. P. C.; Wicke, B.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment, 2017, 240, pp 135-147
Abstract

The biogas processes are well resolved commercially in Brazil. However, the heterogeneity of the agroindustrial effluents, influenced by the different handlings adopted, demand better understanding, especially of dairy cattle, where normally it employs the use of shaving woods like bed for dairy...

Author(s)
Müller, R.; Feiden, A.; Lucio, L. T.; Marque, F. S.; Mari, A. G.; Gerke, L. V.
Publisher
World Food Ltd, Helsinki, Finland
Citation
Journal of Food, Agriculture & Environment, 2015, 13, 1, pp 110-113
Abstract

Background: Paralytic form of rabies is frequent in cattle in Latin America, but it is uncommon in goats. There are few clinical reports on furious rabies affecting goats, and the sporadic cases of rabid goats from surveillance programs worldwide lack clinical data. Furthermore, few studies...

Author(s)
Moreira, I. L.; Sousa, D. E. R. de; Ferreira Junior, J. A.; Castro, M. B. de; Fino, T. C. M.; Borges, J. R. J.; Soto-Blanco, B.; Câmara, A. C. L.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
BMC Veterinary Research, 2018, 14, 338, pp (12 November 2018)
Abstract

In several parts of Latin America, the expansion of agriculture over the years has caused loss and reduction of wild fauna natural habitat. Recently, deaths of sheep and cattle have increased due to predation by large carnivores and the resulting retaliation by farmers on predators. Consequently,...

Author(s)
Ubiali, D. G.; Weiss, B. A.; Ubiali, B. G.; Colodel, E. M.; Valderrama-Vasquez, C.; Garrido, E. P.; Tortato, F. R.; Hoogesteijn, R.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Patologia Animal, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Citation
Pesquisa Veterinária Brasileira, 2018, 38, 12, pp 2266-2277
Abstract

Latin America is the definition of the American group, where languages of Latin origin are spoken, including countries in South, Central, and North America. Paratuberculosis is a gastrointestinal contagious chronic disease that affects ruminants, whose etiological agent is the bacilli Mycobacterium ...

Author(s)
Espeschit, I. F.; Schwarz, D. G. G.; Faria, A. C. S.; Souza, M. C. C.; Paolicchi, F. A.; Juste, R. A.; Carvalho, I. A.; Moreira, M. A. S.
Publisher
Springer, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Tropical Animal Health and Production, 2017, 49, 8, pp 1557-1576

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