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The organic fertilizer can influence positively and significantly the development of forage grasses. Two experiments were conducted in pots in the greenhouse, in order to evaluate the effect of cattle manure rates on the development of Brachiaria brizantha (Syn. Uroclhoa brizantha) cv. Marandu and ...

Author(s)
Castro, C. da S.; Lobo, U. G. M.; Rodrigues, L. M.; Backes, C.; Santos, A. J. M.
Publisher
Universidade Estadual de Mato Grosso do Sul, Cassilândia, Brazil
Citation
Revista de Agricultura Neotropical, 2016, 3, 4, pp 48-54
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The use of essential oils in the diet of cattle and their mechanisms are being extensively studied, such as the use of castor oil and cashew. Thus, the objective - to evaluate the effects of essential oils of castor and cashew in mineral supplementation of cattle kept on pasture Brachiaria...

Author(s)
Souza, L. R. de; Taveira, R. Z.; Dib, R. T.; Silveira Neto, O. J. da
Publisher
F. B. Moreira, Londrina, Brazil
Citation
PUBVET, 2014, 8, 6, pp Art.1692
Abstract

The objective of this study was to evaluate the effects of sources of soybean oil [ground soybean (GS), soybean oil (SO) and calcium salts of soybean oil (CS)] on DM intake (DMI), ingestive behaviour and average daily gain (ADG) of heifers grazing marandu palisadegrass (Brachiaria brizantha cv....

Author(s)
Santana, M. C. A.; Vieira, B. R.; Costa, D. F.; Dian, P. H. M.; Fiorentini, G.; Canesin, R. C.; Pereira, G. T.; Reis, R. A.; Berchielli, T. T.
Publisher
CSIRO, Collingwood, Australia
Citation
Animal Production Science, 2015, 55, 6, pp 745-751
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It was studied the effect of energy supplementation levels in Brachiaria brizantha on performance and development of body measurements in crossbred dairy cattle at early growth stages. The experiment was conducted in 126 days, divided into six periods of 21 days, corresponding to the second half of ...

Author(s)
Rezende, P. L. de P.; Restle, J.; Fernades, J. J. de R.; Pádua, J. T.; Freitas Neto, M. D. de; Rocha, F. M. da
Publisher
Centro de Ciências Rurais, Universidade Federal de Santa Maria, Santa Maria, Brazil
Citation
Ciência Rural, 2011, 41, 8, pp 1453-1458
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Low levels in weight gain during the wet season obstruct beef production in tropical pastures that demand animals with good carcass development. An experiment was conducted in Nova Crixas city, Goias state, Brazil, on 60 Nelore yearlings aged 12-14 months. The animals were divided in two...

Author(s)
Taveira, R. Z.; Filgueiras, E. A.; Silva, R. M. da; Silveira Neto, O. J. da; Basile, Â. L. de C.; Santos Neto, L. D. dos; Almeida, J. S. de; Lemos, B. J. M.
Publisher
F. B. Moreira, Londrina, Brazil
Citation
PUBVET, 2011, 5, 29, pp unpaginated
Abstract

The behaviour of crossbred heifers grazing Brachiaria brizantha [Urochloa brizantha] and Brachiaria decumbens [Urochloa decumbens] pastures was determined in a completely randomized experimental design, with two pastures and 5 replicates each. Behaviours were evaluated at 5-day intervals. It was...

Author(s)
Santos, E. M.; Zanine, A. de M.; Parente, H. N.; Ferreira, D. de J.; Almeida, J. C. C. de
Publisher
Universidade Federal de Goiás, Escola de Veterinária, Goiânia, Brazil
Citation
Ciência Animal Brasileira, 2006, 7, 2, pp 143-151
AbstractFull Text

This study was carried out to evaluate the effects of different nutritional strategies at growing and finishing phases on carcass and meat characteristics from 24 crossbred steers predominatly Holstein, slaughtered at 15 months of age and with 395.00 kg of body weight. At the growing phase, the...

Author(s)
Rezende, P. L. de P.; Restle, J.; Fernandes, J. J. de R.; Freitas Neto, M. D. de; Prado, C. S.; Pereira, M. L. R.
Publisher
Centro de Ciências Rurais, Universidade Federal de Santa Maria, Santa Maria, Brazil
Citation
Ciência Rural, 2012, 42, 5, pp 875-881

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