Cookies on VetMed Resource

Like most websites we use cookies. This is to ensure that we give you the best experience possible.

 

Continuing to use www.cabi.org  means you agree to our use of cookies. If you would like to, you can learn more about the cookies we use.

VetMed Resource

Veterinary information to support practice, based on evidence and continuing education

Sign up to receive our Veterinary & Animal Sciences e-newsletter, book alerts and offers direct to your inbox.

Results per page:

Search results

Abstract

It is possible that the effects of feces on pasture forage accumulation depend on the climate, which is specific in each season of the year. Therefore, the objective of this study was to evaluate the dynamics of Brachiaria brizantha cv. marandu forage accumulation during the seasons of the year and ...

Author(s)
Carvalho, R. M.; Santos, M. E. R.; Carvalho, B. H. R.; Costa, L. K. P.; Carvalho, C. R. A.; Silva, N. A. M.
Publisher
Departmento da Producao Animal, Secretaria da Agricultura, Industria e Comercio, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Boletim de Indústria Animal, 2016, 73, 3, pp 180-188
AbstractFull Text

The objective of this study was to compare structural, morphological and bromatological characteristics of forage as well as performance of Caracu beef cattle (200±9 kg of initial body weight) supplemented with a multi-mineral mixture (0.25% of body weight) on deferred pastures of Brachiaria...

Author(s)
Silva, C. S.; Montagner, D. B.; Euclides, V. P. B.; Queiroz, C. de A.; Andrade, R. A. S.
Publisher
Centro de Ciências Rurais, Universidade Federal de Santa Maria, Santa Maria, Brazil
Citation
Ciência Rural, 2016, 46, 11, pp 1998-2004
Abstract

This study was conducted in Minas Gerais, Brazil to evaluate the effects of irrigation on the performance of Brachiaria brizantha cv. MG5 grazed rotationally by beef cattle at different times of the year. Ten steers grazed the irrigated area and 10 grazed the non-irrigated area. Animals were...

Author(s)
Carvalho, R. de C. R.; Rocha, W. W.; Pires, B. S.; Piza, C. T.; Silva, L. D.; Leite, P. R. V.; Ferreira, E. A.
Publisher
Centro Internacional de Agricultura Tropical (CIAT), Cali, Colombia
Citation
Tropical Grasslands - Forrajes Tropicales, 2013, 1, 1, pp 58-59
Abstract

The objective of this study was to evaluate, in rainy season, the effect of protein complementation during dry season on Nellore primiparous heifers. We used 39 primiparous heifers, with an average age of 24-36 months, reared on Brachiaria decumbens and Brachiaria Brizantha pasture, for 205 days....

Author(s)
Nogueira, A. P. C.; Alvarenga, P. B. de; Ferreira, I. C.; Rios, M. P.; Silva, C. R.
Publisher
Universidade Federal de Goiás, Escola de Veterinária, Goiânia, Brazil
Citation
Ciência Animal Brasileira, 2015, 16, 3, pp 331-342
Abstract

The aim of this work was to analyse the population of aerobe and anaerobe facultative Gram-negative rod-shaped in the ruminal fluid of dairy cattle and calves fed with different sources of tropical forage. Samples of ruminal fluid were collected from 30 cows fed with sorghum silage, 32 cows fed...

Author(s)
Freitas, C. E. S.; Almeida, P. N. M.; Duarte, E. R.; Abrão, F. O.; Careli, R.; Geraseev, L. C.
Publisher
Facultad de Ciencias Veterinarias, Universidad Austral de Chile, Valdivia, Chile
Citation
Archivos de Medicina Veterinaria, 2014, 46, 3, pp 457-462
Abstract

In the beef production chain, pastures are the main food for cattle. However, the productivity of forage presents great variability because of the seasons of Brazil. The use of irrigation on four forage species (Pennisetum purpureum, Cynodon, Panicum maximum and Urochloa brizantha) was evaluated...

Author(s)
Hamakawa, P. J.; Ferreira, W. P. M.; Oliveira, R. A. de; Silva, W. C. M. da; Santos, R. S. dos
Publisher
Empresa de Pesquisa Agropecuária de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Citation
Informe Agropecuario, 2012, 33, 266, pp 7-16
Abstract

An experiment was conducted to examine the chemical composition and dry matter of Cynodon nlemfuensis, Panicum maximum, and Brachiaria brizantha. The samples were obtained using three oesophageal fistulated cows during the rainy season of 2006. Forage samples were analysed for dry matter, crude...

Author(s)
Chambela Neto, A.; Fernandes, A. M.; Deresz, F.; Vieira, R. A. M.; Fontes, C. A. A.; Deminicis, B. B.; Bonaparte, T. P.
Publisher
Instituto de Zootecnia, Facultad de Veterinaria, Córdoba, Spain
Citation
Archivos de Zootecnia, 2008, 57, 219, pp 357-360
Abstract

The objective of this study was to evaluate the availability of pasture components, average daily gain and carcass characteristics of Nellore steers receiving supplements in the finishing phase during the dry season. The experiment was carried out on Brachiaria brizantha, cv. Marandu pasture, in...

Author(s)
Baroni, C. E. S.; Lana, R. de P.; Mancio, A. B.; Queiroz, A. C. de; Leão, M. I.; Sverzut, C. B.
Publisher
Sociedade Brasileira de Zootecnia, Viçosa, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Zootecnia, 2010, 39, 1, pp 175-182
AbstractFull Text

Daily gain and carcass traits of Nellore steers fed different levels of supplementation with high content of protein at finishing during the dry season and the availability of the components of the pasture were evaluated. The experiment was carried out on pasture of Brachiaria brizantha, cv....

Author(s)
Baroni, C. E. S.; Lana, R. P.; Mancio, A. B.; Queiroz, A. C.; Sverzut, C. B.; Mendonça, B. P. C.
Publisher
FEPMVZ - Editora, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Citation
Arquivo Brasileiro de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, 2010, 62, 2, pp 373-381
Abstract

The objective of this work was to evaluate the changing, mainly physical attributes, in a typic Dystrophic Red Latosol (Oxisol) under use with agrosilvopastoral system, and to select those with a better performance in indicating soil quality. It were evaluated bulk density, total porosity, macro...

Author(s)
Neves, C. M. N. das; Silva, M. L. N.; Curi, N.; Cardoso, E. L.; Macedo, R. L. G.; Ferreira, M. M.; Souza, F. S. de
Publisher
Instituto de Pesquisas e Estudos Florestais (IPEF), Piracicaba, Brazil
Citation
Scientia Forestalis, 2007, No.74, pp 45-53

Refine Results

Sort Order
Author
Item Type
Language
Organisms
Subject Topics