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Author(s)
Barth, A.
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, UK
Citation
Bovine Reproduction, 2015, pp 109-112
Abstract

Control measures for bovine tuberculosis (TB) based on surveillance in abattoirs, test-and-slaughter policy, and disease notification have been intensified in the last decades in the countries of South America, notably in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, and Uruguay. This chapter analyzes the current...

Author(s)
Kantor, I. N. de; Torres, P. M.; Roxo, E.; Garin, A.; Paredes Noack, L. A.; Sequeira, M. D.; Imaz, M. S.; Morcillo, N.; Telles, M. A. da S.
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, UK
Citation
Zoonotic tuberculosis: Mycobacterium bovis and other pathogenic mycobacteria, 2013, Ed.3, pp 35-49
Abstract

This chapter highlights key trends and emerging issues in dairy development and human nutrition and discusses their implications for the future of the dairy sector, particularly in developing countries. The steady and continuing growth of the dairy sector is an important trend, although there are...

Author(s)
McLeod, A.
Publisher
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), Rome, Italy
Citation
Milk and dairy products in human nutrition, 2013, pp 355-375
AbstractFull Text

The genetic reserve of Uruguayan Creole cattle (UCC) consists of 575 animals, unselected and adapted to a natural environment. We analyze the genetic potential and diversity of the UCC genetic reserve by means of three major dairy genes and two microsatellites, in relation to its productive...

Author(s)
Armstrong, E.; Postiglioni, A.; Martínez, A.
Publisher
Instituto Prociência, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Citation
Proceedings of the 8th World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil, 13-18 August, 2006, 2006, pp 33-25
Abstract

This paper discusses the production of beef in the Southern Cone of Latin America (Argentina, Brazil, and Uruguay) and its impact on the global market.

Author(s)
Mariante, A. da S.; McManus, C.; Mezzadra, C.; Rovere, G.; Euclides, K.
Publisher
Wageningen Academic Publishers, Wageningen, Netherlands
Citation
Animal production and animal science worldwide: WAAP book of the year 2007, 2009, pp 35-40
Abstract

South America has the largest commercial herd in the world, with 337 million bovines and buffaloes. Investments to control foot and mouth disease (FMD) in 2007 in South America reached a record of US$814 million. The strong public-private partnership allows the success and marked reduction in the...

Author(s)
Guedes, S. C.
Publisher
OIE (World Organisation for Animal Health), Paris, France
Citation
First OIE/FAO global conference on foot and mouth disease: the way towards global control, Asunción, Paraguay, 24-26 June, 2009, 2011, pp 152-155
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for South America.

This chapter gives an overview of the long-distance transport of animals for slaughter in South America, with special regard to inherent sociocultural, livestock production, climatic and geographic conditions, as well as trade, stakeholders, legal framework, research and training in the field....

Author(s)
Gallo, C. B.; Tadich, T. A.
ISBN
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9781845934033)
Type
Book chapter
AbstractFull Text

This is a compilation of 11 papers on the diagnosis and epidemiology of coccidiosis. The topics are: comparison between the modified Ziehl-Neelsen and fluorescent antibody tests for the detection of Cryptosporidium spp. oocysts in faeces; occurrence of Toxoplasma gondii antibodies in fattening pigs ...

Author(s)
Gruber, A.; Mendes, A. A.
Publisher
FACTA - APINCO Foundation of Poultry Science and Technology, Campinas, Brazil
Citation
Proceedings of the IXth International Coccidiosis Conference, Foz de Iguassu, Parana, Brazil, 19-23 September, 2005, 2005, pp 179-185

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