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Due to the market demands, cattle producers are increasingly active, aiming for greater profitability, improving on the management and standardization of the final product. The objective of this study was to analyze the economic feasibility of a bovine confinement, with a capacity of 1,000 head of ...

Author(s)
Santos, G. dos; Botelho, F. J.; Meneghel, J. M. de M.; Fausto, D. A.
Publisher
Instituto Pecege, Piracicaba, Brazil
Citation
Revista iPecege, 2018, 4, 3, pp 15-22
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The objective of this study was to evaluate the technical and economic efficiency of different methods of cattle weighing, and to develop mathematical equations to estimate the breakeven point for the adoption of electronic weighing, i.e., to estimate how many animals are required for the...

Author(s)
Lopes, M. A.; Vieira, J. A.; Lima, F. H. S. de; Demeu, F. A.; Bruhn, F. R. P.; Pereira, A.; Vicente, F. H.; Casas, P. S.
Publisher
Universidade Estadual de Londrina, Londrina, Brazil
Citation
Semina: Ciências Agrárias (Londrina), 2018, 39, 3, pp 1167-1179
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The effect of four nitrogen levels (0, 40, 80 and 120 kg N ha-1), applied before deferment on the beef cattle production and structural variables on Urochloa decumbens (signal grass) were assessed from January to October 2012 and from January to September 2013. A randomized block design with three...

Author(s)
Amorim, P. L.; Fonseca, D. M.; Santos, M. E. R.; Pimentel, R. M.; Rodrigues, J. P. P.; Chizzotti, F. H. M.; Vitor, C. G.
Publisher
FEPMVZ - Editora, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Citation
Arquivo Brasileiro de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, 2019, 71, 4, pp 1395-1402
Abstract

The fly Dermatobia hominis is a parasite of domestic animals and man, in the larval phase, causes nodular myiasis called berne. Among domestic animals, cattle are the most affected. This parasite originates from the American continent, and is present throughout Latin America. The main economic...

Author(s)
Dias, A. S.
Publisher
Federal University of Ceará, Fortaleza, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Higiene e Sanidade Animal, 2018, 12, 4, pp 470-476
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In order to evaluate the epidemiological situation of porcine and bovine cysticercosis in the rural area of five municipalities, distributed in three different regions of the state of Minas Gerais, Brazil, the prevalence of bovine and porcine cysticercosis was determined in the rural properties as...

Author(s)
Pinto, P. S. A.; Santos, W. L. M.; Laerte, P. A.; Acevedo-Nieto, E. C.; Santos, T. O.; Duarte, C. T. D.
Publisher
FEPMVZ - Editora, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Citation
Arquivo Brasileiro de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, 2019, 71, 1, pp 167-176
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The present study carried out a retrospective survey of a slaughterhouse located in Uberaba-Mg, Brazil, analyzing cases of bovine cysticercosis from February 2016 to February 2018. This study allowed identifying the cities of origin of contaminated cattle and linking the five largest percentages of ...

Author(s)
Pandolfi, I. A.; Oliveira, G. de S.; Campos, D. I.
Publisher
Federal University of Ceará, Fortaleza, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Higiene e Sanidade Animal, 2019, 13, 2, pp 191-204
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This study aimed to characterize the profile of milk cattle farmers of the Northwest region of Minas Gerais State regarding the use of artificial insemination (AI) and see the most relevant factors in the perception of farmers for the adoption process of AI. From January to April 2014, 97 milk ...

Author(s)
Cunha, J. C. da; Araújo, I. C. S. de; Resende Filho, N. J.; Carvalho, G. R. de
Publisher
Sociedade Brasileira de Zootecnia, Viçosa, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Zootecnia, 2018, 47, pp e20170196
Abstract

A case of bovine tuberculosis was reported in a Holstein female of approximately 350 kg in weight, which was attended by the animal pathology service of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Zootechnics of the University of Viçosa, Brasil. The owner reported progressive wasting, due to the poor...

Author(s)
Reyes B., B.; Cardona Á, J.; Montes V., D.; Vargas V., M.
Publisher
Universidad de Sucre, Sincelejo, Colombia
Citation
Revista Colombiana de Ciencia Animal, 2018, 10, 2, pp 190-196
Abstract

Lameness is a growing concern to the dairy industry worldwide. However, little is known about lameness and its causes in grazing cattle, especially in tropical climates. This study aimed to assess the prevalence of hoof lesions and lameness in dairy herds of all year-round grazing cattle under...

Author(s)
Moreira, T. F.; Nicolino, R. R.; Andrade, L. S. de; Facury Filho, E. J.; Carvalho, A. U. de
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Tropical Animal Health and Production, 2018, 50, 8, pp 1829-1834
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This study aimed to evaluate the body surface temperature of crossbreed cows and calves managed in the semi-arid region of Minas Gerais (Brazil), using the infrared thermography technique. The thermal environment was characterized by daily collections of meteorological variables and subsequent...

Author(s)
Carvalho, C. da C. S.; Souza, A. C. de; Ferreira, H. C.; Rocha Júnior, V. R.; Ruas, J. R. M.; Costa, M. D. da; Guimarães, C. C. F.; Durães, H. F.; Gonçalves, M. C. M.
Publisher
Malque Publishing, Mossoracute˜, Brazil
Citation
Journal of Animal Behaviour and Biometeorology, 2019, 7, 3, pp 132-136

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