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This work contains 40 topics on the identification, parentage registration, performance and health recording and genetic evaluation of cattle and sheep for milk and meat production.

Author(s)
Bryant, J.; Burke, M.; Cook, R.; Harris, B.; Mosconi, C.; Wickham, B.
Publisher
International Committee for Animal Recording (ICAR), Rome, Italy
Citation
ICAR Technical Series, 2018, No.23, pp v + 280 pp.
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Emerging animal health related issues and improved animal health management require sufficient comparable data. In the EADGENE Health Data Comparison Project a pilot study indicated that, both across Europe and between species, animal health data collection is fragmented and lacks harmonisation....

Author(s)
Neeteson, A.; Aumüller, R.; Bleriot, G.; Hoste, S.; Jones, G.; Jones, H.; Malafosse, A.; Neuteboom, M.; Oostenbach, P.; Rehben, E.; Sanden, A. van der
Publisher
International Committee for Animal Recording (ICAR), Roma, Italy
Citation
ICAR Technical Series, 2010, No.14, pp 79-91
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This paper discusses the various aspects of domestic animal recording to improve management and increase productivity. New strategies for recording and the most updated technologies are presented. The applications of these technologies to cattle, buffalo, sheep and goat milk and meat production,...

Author(s)
Kyntäjä, J.; Lampinen, K.; Rosati, A.; Mosconi, C.
Publisher
Wageningen Academic Publishers, Wageningen, Netherlands
Citation
Breeding, production recording, health and the evaluation of farm animals, 2007, pp 384 pp.
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This article presents achievements of research in the field of beef cattle. The following topics are discussed: expanding existing knowledge; genetic resources and variation; recording; breeding and genetics; physiology; nutrition; animal health; and new challenges and future directions.

Author(s)
Westhuizen, J. van der
Publisher
Wageningen Universiteit (Wageningen University), Wageningen, Netherlands
Citation
WAAP book of the year, 2003: a review on developments and research in livestock systems, 2004, pp 151-154
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This book contains 50 technical papers and reports which are divided into five parts. One of the main topics is the traceability and animal health recording. It also presents, for the first time, the statistics of the yearly inquiry on the situation of milk recording in International Committee for...

Author(s)
Guellouz, M.; Dimitriadou, A.; Mosconi, C.
Publisher
Wageningen Academic Publishers, Wageningen, Netherlands
Citation
Performance recording of animals: state of the art 2004. Proceedings of the 34th Biennial Session of ICAR, Sousse, Tunisia, 28th May-3rd June, 2004, 2004, pp xi + 416 pp.
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A project to establish an Austrian wide health monitoring system for cattle started in 2006. Veterinary diagnostic data, which have to be documented by law (law of animal drug control) are standardised, validated and recorded into a central cattle database. This Austrian wide project is a...

Author(s)
Egger-Danner, C.; Obritzhauser, W.; Fuerst-Waltl, B.; Grassauer, B.; Janacek, R.; Schallerl, F.; Litzllachner, C.; Koeck, A.; Mayerhofer, M.; Miesenberger, M.; Schoder, G.; Sturmlechner, F.; Wagner, A.; Zottl, K.
Publisher
International Committee for Animal Recording (ICAR), Roma, Italy
Citation
ICAR Technical Series, 2010, No.14, pp 69-77
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Rehben, E.
Publisher
International Committee for Animal Recording (ICAR), Roma, Italy
Citation
ICAR Technical Series, 2010, No.14, pp 317-318
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This second publication of The World Association for Animal Production (WAAP) contains topics on the development of animal production systems in North and South America, Europe and Asia; achievements of research in animal breeding, selection, molecular genetics, reproduction science, nutrition,...

Author(s)
Rosati, A.; Tewolde, A.; Mosconi, C.
Publisher
Wageningen Academic Publishers, Wageningen, Netherlands
Citation
Animal production and animal science worldwide: WAAP book of the year 2005, 2005, pp 372 pp.
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Beef production remains the single largest segment of American agricultural production and is a geographically dispersed production system with many independent players in each industry segment. Economic signals for changes in genetic merit or product attributes are often not clearly communicated...

Author(s)
Weaber, R. L.
Publisher
International Committee for Animal Recording (ICAR), Roma, Italy
Citation
ICAR Technical Series, 2010, No.14, pp 133-143
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Firstly, the paper briefly summarises the historic development of cattle identification and registration systems in European countries for milk recording, breed registration and genetic improvement. Secondly, the Council decisions by the European Union (EU) on this topic over the last fifteen years ...

Author(s)
Hodges, J.
Publisher
International Committee for Animal Recording (ICAR), Roma, Italy
Citation
ICAR Technical Series, 1999, No.2, pp 17-26

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