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This paper will analyse the challenges facing beef breeds and breed societies in New Zealand today, and identify ways the industry can more effectively embrace innovation moving forward. The paper will also address New Zealand's unique position as a microcosm of industry issues worldwide and...

Author(s)
Bailey, C.
Publisher
International Committee for Animal Recording (ICAR), Rome, Italy
Citation
ICAR Technical Series, 2018, No.23, pp 185-189
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Today's Egypt is a complex entity, which faces a fight against population growth and poverty on the road to equitable human development. This is particularly true in Upper Egypt, where more than half of the rural population is considered to be in a situation of poverty, being family farming, and...

Author(s)
Molina-Flores, B.; Velasco, G.; Camacho, M. E.; Martínez, A. M.; Delgado, J. V.
Publisher
Instituto de Zootecnia, Facultad de Veterinaria, Córdoba, Spain
Citation
Archivos de Zootecnia, 2019, 68, 261, pp 146-156
Abstract

The first genome sequence of the extinct European wild aurochs reveals the genetic foundation of native British and Irish landraces of cattle.

Author(s)
Orlando, L.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Genome Biology, 2015, 16, 225, pp (26 October 2015)
AbstractFull Text

Genomic selection has become a standard tool in dairy cattle breeding. However, for other animal species, implementation of this technology is hindered by the high cost of genotyping. Genotypic imputation is defined as the prediction of genotypes for both unrelated individuals and parent-offspring...

Author(s)
Mikhchi, A.; Honarvar, M.; Kashan, N. E. J.; Zerehdaran, S.; Aminafshar, M.
Publisher
KPK Publishers, Peshawar, Pakistan
Citation
Research Opinions in Animal and Veterinary Sciences, 2015, 5, 7, pp 295-299
AbstractFull Text

Molecular markers are essential tool for determining the specific genetic makeup of an individual and are valuable approach for genetic improvement of farm animals. In cattle breeding their application is useful for improvement of breeding programs for desired traits, better productivity and high...

Author(s)
Teneva, A.; Todorovska, E.; Petrović, M. P.; Kusza, S.; Perriassamy, K.; Petrović, V. C.; Andrić, D. O.; Gadjev, D.
Publisher
Institute for Animal Husbandry, Belgrade, Serbia
Citation
Biotechnology in Animal Husbandry, 2018, 34, 2, pp 127-147
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Breeding and genetics.

Understanding the fundamental concepts of inheritance, sources of genetic variation and breeding systems is crucial for effective and profitable beef cattle production systems. There are many opportunities for selection across breeds, and across family lines within breeds. There can be huge...

Author(s)
Herring, A. D.
ISBN
2014 CABI (H ISBN 9781780645070)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

This book Raising Beef Cattle For Dummies presents an introduction to all aspects of raising beef cattle. Packed with expert tips from experienced farmers, it gives any level of cattle-raiser the tools needed to increase the quantity and quality of your farm's output and maintain a healthy herd....

Author(s)
Royer, N.; Royer, S.
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, UK
Citation
Raising beef cattle for dummies, 2012, pp xviii + 340 pp.
Abstract

Northern Fennoscandia and the Sakha Republic in the Russian Federation represent the northernmost regions on Earth where cattle farming has been traditionally practiced. In this study, we performed whole-genome sequencing to genetically characterize three rare native breeds Eastern Finncattle,...

Author(s)
Weldenegodguad, M.; Popov, R.; Pokharel, K.; Ammosov, I.; Ming Yao; Ivanova, Z.; Kantanen, J.
Publisher
Frontiers Media S.A., Lausanne, Switzerland
Citation
Frontiers in Genetics, 2019, 10, January, pp 728
Abstract

Calpastatin is one of gene markers affecting meat tenderness. The study aimed to evaluate genetic variation of calpastatin (CAST) gene of Bali cattle (Bos javanicus) in lndonesia. A total of 61 samples consisting of 21 Bali cattle, 22 Ongole cattle (Bos indicus), and 18 Friesian Holstein (FH) ...

Author(s)
Margawati, E. T.; Volkandari, S. D.; Indriawati; Svensson, E. M.
Publisher
Bogor Agricultural University, Bogor, Indonesia
Citation
Hayati Journal of Biosciences, 2019, 26, 1, pp 44-49
Abstract

The European Community's leukosis key (EC key) is a well-known hematologic method for detecting bovine leukemia virus (BLV) infection in dairy cattle. The key identifies infected cattle with persistent lymphocytosis via a combination of lymphocyte count (LC) and age. Using the EC key to identify...

Author(s)
Akagami, M.; Oya, S.; Kashima, Y.; Seki, S.; Ouchi, Y.; Hayama, Y.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Diagnostic Investigation, 2019, 31, 4, pp 568-571

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