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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
Abstract

These proceedings presents abstracts of papers from the XLI Meeting of the Mexican Association of Animal Production and Food Security, AC and VII National Meeting on Agriculture and Pasture Systems, held in Merida, Yucatan, Mexico last 02 to 04 Jul 2014. Topics of papers focused on agro and...

Author(s)
Martínez-Loperena, R.; Ayala-Burgos, A.; Solorio-Sánchez, J.; Castelán-Ortega, O.
Publisher
Facultad de Medicina Veterinaria y Zootecnia, Universidad Autonoma de Yucatan, Yucatan, Mexico
Citation
Tropical and Subtropical Agroecosystems, 2014, 17, 2, pp 325-435
AbstractFull Text

The objective of this study was to identify and characterize yeast strains isolated from the ruminal ecosystem that are capable of enhancing fermentation in bovines that consume high-fibre diets recommended by livestock feed guidelines in Cuba. The yeasts were isolated from the rumen of Holstein...

Author(s)
Marrero, Y.; Burrola-Barraza, M. E.; Castillo, Y.; Basso, L. C.; Rosa, C. A.; Ruiz, O.; González-Rodríguez, E.
Publisher
Czech Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Prague, Czech Republic
Citation
Czech Journal of Animal Science, 2013, 58, 10, pp 460-469
Abstract

Little is known about local Criollo pig genetic resources and relationships among the various populations. In this paper, genetic diversity and relationships among 17 Criollo pig populations from 11 American countries were assessed with 24 microsatellite markers. Heterozygosities, F-statistics, and ...

Author(s)
Revidatti, M. A.; Delgado Bermejo, J. V.; Gama, L. T.; Landi Periati, V.; Ginja, C.; Alvarez, L. A.; Vega-Pla, J. L.; Martínez, A. M.; Consortium, B.
Publisher
American Society of Animal Science, Savoy, USA
Citation
Journal of Animal Science, 2014, 92, 11, pp 4823-4832
Abstract

Ticks are important ectoparasites of domestic and wild animals, and tick infestations economically impact cattle production worldwide. Control of cattle tick infestations has been primarily by application of acaricides which has resulted in selection of resistant ticks and environmental pollution....

Author(s)
Fuente, J. de la; Almazán, C.; Canales, M.; Pérez de la Lastra, J. M.; Kocan, K. M.; Willadsen, P.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK
Citation
Animal Health Research Reviews, 2007, 8, 1, pp 23-28
Abstract

This report gives details on the animal health and nutrition markets in the 18 countries of Latin America, with details of local animal health status, animal numbers, meat production and market size. The total market for animal health and nutrition products in Latin America was worth about $1.5...

Author(s)
Revolledo, L.
Publisher
Animal Pharm Reports, Richmond, UK
Citation
The market for animal health and nutrition products in Latin America, 2002, pp 148 pp.
Abstract

Sequence variations in the Bm86 locus of B. microplus were examined using data obtained with B. microplus strains from Australia, Mexico, Cuba, Argentina and Venezuela. The results showed a tendency in the inverse correlation between the efficacy of the vaccination with Bm86 and the sequence...

Author(s)
García-García, J. C.; Gonzalez, I. L.; González, D. M.; Valdés, M.; Méndez, L.; Lamberti, J.; D'Agostino, B.; Citroni, D.; Fragoso, H.; Ortiz, M.; Rodríguez, M.; Fuente, J. de la
Citation
Experimental & Applied Acarology, 1999, 23, 11, pp 883-895
Abstract

The results obtained with the application of Gavac for the control of Boophilus spp. infestations in various countries of the world are reviewed. In controlled field trials in Cuba, Brazil, Argentina and Mexico, Gavac showed a 55-100% efficacy in the control of B. microplus infestations in grazing ...

Author(s)
Fuente, J. de la; Rodríguez, M.; Montero, C.; Redondo, M.; García-García, J. C.; Méndez, L.; Serrano, E.; Valdés, M.; Enríquez, A.; Canales, M.; Ramos, E.; Boué, O.; Machado, H.; Lleonart, R.
Citation
Genetic Analysis: Biomolecular Engineering, 1999, 15, 3/5, pp 143-148
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...

Abstract

A description is provided for Candida guilliermondii. Information is included on the disease caused by the organism, its transmission, geographical distribution, and hosts. DISEASE: Candida guilliermondii is an uncommon cause of human candidosis. It has been reported in cases of acute disseminated...

Author(s)
Davis, C.
Publisher
CAB International, Wallingford, UK
Citation
IMI Descriptions of Fungi and Bacteria, 1986, No. 88, pp Sheet 872

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