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The Criollo Lechero Tropical (CLT) bovines are considered a racial group native to America, with good potential for milk production based on pasture. These breeds have a lower production volume, but higher milk quality (total solids) and resistance to stress in tropical climates, compared with...

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Vilaboa Arroniz, J.; Quirós Madrigal, O. J.; Díaz Rivera, P.; Zetina Córdoba, P.
Publisher
Instituto de Zootecnia, Facultad de Veterinaria, Córdoba, Spain
Citation
Archivos de Zootecnia, 2012, 61, R, pp 31-39
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Many of the tropical lowland areas of warm climate in México have a livestock tradition, small dairies and cheese industries, but any breed of European origin has been able to produce and reproduce successfully in these environments. The tropical milking criollo (TMC) cattle is a Bos taurus adapted ...

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Santellano-Estrada, E.; Becerril-Pérez, C. M.; Yu, M. C.; Gianola, D.; Torres-Hernández, G.; Ramírez-Valverde, R.; Domínguez-Vivieros, J.; Rosendo-Ponce, A.
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Colegio de Postgraduados, Montecillo, Mexico
Citation
Agrociencia (Montecillo), 2011, 45, 2, pp 165-175
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Downing, G. A.; Gracia, A. de
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OIE (World Organisation for Animal Health), Paris, France
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Modernising veterinary legislation for good governance. Proceedings of the OIE Global Conference on Veterinary Legislation, Djerba, Tunisia, 7-9 December 2010, 2013, pp 119
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This study inferred genetic and permanent environmental variation of milk yield in Tropical Milking Criollo cattle and compared 5 random regression test-day models using Wilmink's function and Legendre polynomials. Data consisted of 15,377 test-day records from 467 Tropical Milking Criollo cows...

Author(s)
Santellano-Estrada, E.; Becerril-Pérez, C. M.; Alba, J. de; Chang, Y. M.; Gianola, D.; Torres-Hernández, G.; Ramírez-Valverde, R.
Publisher
American Dairy Science Association, Savoy, USA
Citation
Journal of Dairy Science, 2008, 91, 11, pp 4393-4400
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Animal health is a foundation stone of agricultural production, and thus is particularly important in the development of teaching, research and technology transfer. The Escuela Agrícola Panamericana (EAP) has been known since its beginnings in the 40's for its good performance in animal production...

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Hincapié, J. J.
Publisher
Zamorano Academic Press, Tegucigalpa, Honduras
Citation
CEIBA, 2011, 52, 1, pp 3-12
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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...

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Revolledo, L.
Publisher
Animal Pharm Reports, Richmond, UK
Citation
The market for animal health and nutrition products in Latin America, 2002, pp 148 pp.
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Collections of Amblyomma auricularium and A. pseudoconcolor Aragão, 1908 are discussed in relation to distribution and hosts. Three tick collections (two from Argentina and a third from the USA) house a total of 574 A. auricularium (307 males, 162 females, 73 nymphs and 32 larvae) and 179 A....

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Guglielmone, A. A.; Estrada-Peña, A.; Luciani, C. A.; Mangold, A. J.; Keirans, J. E.
Publisher
Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
Experimental and Applied Acarology, 2003, 29, 1/2, pp 131-139
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Gersabeck, E.
Citation
Foreign Animal Disease Report, 1993, 21, 1, pp 9
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The results of tuberculin testing between 1981 and 1987 showed that prevalence rates in cattle varied between <0.05% (Uruguay in 1986) and 3.7% (Ecuador in 1983). Control programmes have eradicated the disease from cattle in Cuba and Panama, and lowered the prevalence in Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Jamaica, Paraguay, Trinidad-Tobago, Uruguay, Venezuela and in some areas of Chile and Mexico. Little ...

Publisher
Pan American Zoonoses Center, Casilla 3092, 1000 Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Special Publication - Pan American Zoonoses Center, Buenos Aires, 1988, 8, pp 22 pp.
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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...

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