Cookies on VetMed Resource

Like most websites we use cookies. This is to ensure that we give you the best experience possible.

 

Continuing to use www.cabi.org  means you agree to our use of cookies. If you would like to, you can learn more about the cookies we use.

VetMed Resource

Veterinary information to support practice, based on evidence and continuing education

Sign up to receive our Veterinary & Animal Sciences e-newsletter, book alerts and offers direct to your inbox.

Results per page:

Search results

Abstract

Author(s)
Beier, E.
Publisher
Deutscher Fachverlag GmbH, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Citation
Fleischwirtschaft, 2016, 96, 9, pp 42-46
AbstractFull Text

Beef fattening systems can play an important role in maintaining and promoting grasslands. However, the effects of beef production on the environment have become a topic of great concern. Using the LCA-method SALCA, we analysed six different beef production systems: conventional bull fattening...

Author(s)
Nemecek, T.; Alig, M.; Grandl, F.
Publisher
Agricultural University of Iceland, Borgarnes, Iceland
Citation
The role of grasslands in a green future: threats and perspectives in less favoured areas. Proceedings of the 17th Symposium of the European Grassland Federation, Akureyri, Iceland, 23-26 June 2013, 2013, pp 88-90
Abstract

This 2013 Annual report of World Organization for animal health (OIE) deecribes the main activities undertaken in relation to its year 2013 slogan 'Protecting animals, preserving our future'. The report also gives a clear overview of how the OIE operates and its network of partners and experts....

Publisher
OIE (World Organisation for Animal Health), Paris, France
Citation
Annual Report - World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE), 2013, 2013, pp 37 pp.
Abstract

A description is provided for Lichtheimia corymbifer [Mycocladus corymbifer]. Details of its geographical distribution (Egypt, Gambia, Ghana, Kenya, Mauritius, Nigeria, Sudan, Zambia, Canada (Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Quebec), USA (Illinois, Maryland, New York, South Dakota, Wisconsin),...

Author(s)
Kirk, P. M.
Publisher
CABI, Wallingford, UK
Citation
IMI Descriptions of Fungi and Bacteria, 2008, No.178, pp Sheet 1774
Datasheet
Cover for Bos taurus (cattle)

Feral cattle can be distinguished from domestic stock only by their location and lack of ear marks or tags. Their size and conformation vary greatly...

Datasheet
Cover for Pinzgauer cattle

Around 500 AD, Gaelic herdsmen in the alpine region began to develop a breed of red and black cattle that was larger than native cattle. The new...

Datasheet
Cover for Montbéliard cattle

Montbéliard cattle are a dual-purpose Bos taurus breed, derived from the Swiss Simmental. The breeding programme originated in the Montbéliard region...

Datasheet
Cover for Friesian cattle breeds

The origins of the Bos taurus Friesian cattle breed were the black and white animals of migrant European tribes, the Batavians and the Friesians, who...

Datasheet
Cover for Simmental cattle

[This summary was compiled using the following sources: American Simmental Association website; Bradley and Cunningham, 1999; Gillespie, 1995; Mason,...

Datasheet
Cover for Charolais cattle

The Charolais Bos taurus cattle breed has its origins in France in the south-eastern and west-central regions, in the former province of Charolles...

Refine Results

Sort Order
Author
Geographical Location
Item Type
Language
Organisms
Subject Topics