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

Extreme weather events in animal production are common in tropical coastal areas and have a high impact on the livelihoods of livestock keepers. The objective of the study was to analyze the threats and risks that extreme climatic events represent in the livelihood of the dual-purpose cattle...

Author(s)
Gallardo-Chávez, A.; Vargas-López, S.; Bustamante-González, Á.; Nahed-Toral, J.; Ramírez-Bribiesca, J. E.; Casiano-Ventura, M. Á.
Publisher
Facultad de Medicina Veterinaria y Zootecnia, Universidad Autonoma de Yucatan, Yucatan, Mexico
Citation
Tropical and Subtropical Agroecosystems, 2019, 22, 1, pp 169-178
Abstract

The objective of the study was to design a strategy for the use of technological components by small cattle ranchers of the dual-purpose bovine production system in Sinaloa, Mexico, with the aim of improving their productivity. For the analysis and proposal of the differentiated strategies, the...

Author(s)
Cuevas Reyes, V.; Loaiza Meza, A.; Reyes Jiménez, J. E.; Moreno Gallegos, T.; Servín Juárez, R.
Publisher
Universidad Autónoma Chapingo, Chapingo, Mexico
Citation
Textual Análisis del Medio Rural Latinoamericano, 2019, No.73, pp 215-241
Abstract

Ivermectin (IVM) is widely used for parasite control in livestock in the tropics. Residual IVM in feces conserves its insecticide activity for weeks and can harm dung beetle (DB) species. Attraction to the feces of IVM-treated cattle was tested using the DB species Onthophagus landolti (Harold) and ...

Author(s)
Rodríguez-Vivas, R. I.; Socorro Basto-Estrella, G. del; Reyes-Novelo, E.; Pérez-Cogollo, L. C.; Arcila-Fuentes, W.; Ojeda-Chi, M.; Martínez-M, I.
Publisher
Universidad de Costa Rica, San José, Costa Rica
Citation
Revista de Biología Tropical, 2019, 67, 1, pp 254-265
Abstract

Risk-based sampling is an essential component of livestock health surveillance because it targets resources towards sub-populations with a higher risk of infection. Risk-based surveillance in U.S. livestock is limited because the locations of high-risk herds are often unknown and data to identify...

Author(s)
Gorsich, E. E.; McKee, C. D.; Grear, D. A.; Miller, R. S.; Portacci, K.; Lindström, T.; Webb, C. T.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Preventive Veterinary Medicine, 2018, 150, pp 52-59
Abstract

This study aimed to determine the trends in milk production, fertility, temperature-humidity index (THI), and herd size in dairy herds from the Laguna region in northern Mexico. Records of 16 dairy herds of Holstein cows from January 2002 to December 2016 were used. Milk production was categorized...

Author(s)
Fernández, I. G.; Ulloa-Arvizu, R.; Fernández, J.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Tropical Animal Health and Production, 2019, 51, 1, pp 149-154
Abstract

The objective of this study was to evaluate the level of sustainability of conventional and organic dairy cattle production units (CPU) in the Zoque Region of the Mexican state of Chiapas through evaluating attributes and indicators of sustainability and through a sustainability index (SI) value....

Author(s)
Nahed, J.; Gonzalez Pineda, S.; Grande, D.; Aguilar, J. R.; Sánchez, B.; Ruiz Rojas, J. L.; Guevara-Hernandez, F.; Leon Martinez, N.; Trujillo Vazquez, R. J.; Parra Vazquez, M. R.
Publisher
Taylor and Francis, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Agroecology and Sustainable Food Systems, 2019, 43, 6, pp 605-638
Abstract

Bovine tuberculosis (bTB) is a disease of cattle that presents risk to public health, causing severe economic losses to the livestock industry and difficulty in eradication because of its complex epidemiology. The aim of this study was to identify relationships between Mycobacterium bovis strains...

Author(s)
González-Ruiz, S.; Sosa-Gallegos, S. L.; Rodríguez-Hernández, E.; Flores-Villalva, S.; Román-Ponce, S. I.; Bárcenas-Reyes, I.; Alarcón, G. J. C.; Milián-Suazo, F.
Publisher
Academic Journals, Lagos, Nigeria
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Health, 2018, 10, 5, pp 114-122
AbstractFull Text

Agriculture (including livestock) is considered one of the main sources of greenhouse gases. Monitoring greenhouse gases (GHG) is necessary in this activity, and there are several methodologies. One of these methodologies is the eddie covariance technique, which can analyze GHG in a continuous...

Author(s)
Cesar Rodríguez, J.; Paz Pellat, F.; Watts, C.; Lizárraga Celaya, C.; Yépez González, E.; Jiménez Ferrer, G.; Castellanos Villegas, A.; Hinojo Hinojo, C.; Macías Vázquez, C. E.
Publisher
Sociedad Mexicana de la Ciencia del Suelo A.C., Chapingo, Mexico
Citation
Terra Latinoamericana, 2019, 37, 1, pp 69-80
Abstract

The southern cattle fever tick, Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus, is the most economically important ectoparasite of cattle worldwide. A limitation for sustainable control and eradication is the emergence of acaricide resistance among tick populations. Molecular diagnostic tools offer the...

Author(s)
Klafke, G. M.; Miller, R. J.; Tidwell, J. P.; Thomas, D. B.; Sanchez, D.; Arroyo, T. P. F.; León, A. A. P. de
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
International Journal for Parasitology: Drugs and Drug Resistance, 2019, 9, pp 100-111
Abstract

Bovine tuberculosis is a chronic inflammatory disease that causes granuloma formation. Characterization of granulomatous lesions of Mycobacterium bovis (M. bovis) experimentally infected cattle has helped to better understand the pathogenesis of this disease. However, few studies have described...

Author(s)
Carrisoza-Urbina, J.; Morales-Salinas, E.; Bedolla-Alva, M. A.; Hernández-Pando, R.; Gutiérrez-Pabello, J. A.
Publisher
Public Library of Sciences (PLoS), San Francisco, USA
Citation
PLoS ONE, 2019, 14, 7, pp e0218547

Refine Results

Sort Order
Author
Geographical Location
Item Type
Language
Organisms
Subject Topics

Datasheet Filter

Datasheet Type
Domain
Kingdom
Class
Phylum
Genus