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The aim of this work was to verify the adaptability of crossbred calves (Holstein × Gyr) created in the field and in the facilities in Bom Jesus, PI. Six crossbred calves (Holstein × Gyr) were distributed in two treatments: T1=Field and T2=Facilities, with three animals in each, with 32 repeated...

Author(s)
Araujo, J. I. M.; Araujo, A. C.; Rodrigues, H. T. M.; Oliveira, L. G.; Barros Junior, C. P.; Fonseca, W. J. L.; Luz, C. S. M.; Sousa Júnior, S. C. de
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Universidade do Estado de Santa Catarina (UDESC), Santa Catarina, Brazil
Citation
Revista de Ciências Agroveterinárias, 2016, 15, 3, pp 259-265
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In this work we aimed to evaluate the thermoregulatory traits of crossbred cattle Holstein × Gir under climatic influence during the morning and afternoon shifts of the raining season of the year, in southern of Piaui state. This study was carried out at the experimental farm of the Federal...

Author(s)
Silva, Â. L. da; Borges, L. da S.; Sousa, V. A. de; Barros Júnior, C. P.; Andrade, T. V. de; Sousa, P. H. A. A. de; Santos, E. T. dos; Farias, L. A.; Sousa Júnior, S. C. de
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Universidade Federal Rural do Semi-Árido (UFERSA), Mossoro, Brazil
Citation
Journal of Animal Behaviour and Biometeorology, 2015, 3, 3, pp 97-100
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The purpose of this research was to evaluate some qualitative and quantitative traits related to coat color, morphometric measurements, growth performance, weight daily gain, carcass and meat of Curraleiro Pé-Duro cattle (Bos taurus taurus, CPD). Data were obtained from the in situ conservation...

Author(s)
Carvalho, G. M. C.; Silva, L. R. F. da; Almeida, M. J. O.; Lima Neto, A. F.; Beffa, L. M.
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Instituto de Zootecnia, Facultad de Veterinaria, Córdoba, Spain
Citation
Archivos de Zootecnia, 2013, 62, 237, pp 9-20
Abstract

This research was carried out at the Octavio Domingues Experimental Farm of the Brazilian Agricultural Research Corporation (Embrapa), in the São João do Piaui City, Piaui, Brazil. The rectal temperature (TR) and respiratory rate (FR) of 32 Pé-Duro cattle were evaluated in relation to season (rainy ...

Author(s)
Azevêdo, D. M. M. R.; Alves, A. A.; Feitosa, F. S.; Magalhães, J. A.; Malhado, C. H. M.
Publisher
Instituto de Zootecnia, Facultad de Veterinaria, Córdoba, Spain
Citation
Archivos de Zootecnia, 2008, 57, 220, pp 513-523
AbstractFull Text

We evaluated the thermoregulatory characteristics of lactating crossbred Holstein × Gir cows in the dry and wet periods during the morning and afternoon, and correlated with meteorological variables recorded throughout the year at the experimental farm belonging to the Agricultural College of the...

Author(s)
Barros Junior, C. P.; Luz, C. S. M.; Fonseca, W. J. L.; Araújo, E. S.; Terto e Sousa, G. G.; Sousa Júnior, S. C. de
Publisher
F. B. Moreira, Londrina, Brazil
Citation
PUBVET, 2012, 6, 35, pp unpaginated
Abstract

The objective of this study was to characterize the health practices and describe the characteristics of sheep and goat farming in the homogeneous microregion (HMR) in Teresina, Piaui, Brazil. Forty-five goat and sheep farms were investigated, distributed in 14 cities. The average number of animals ...

Author(s)
Silva, R. A. B.; Batista, M. C. S.; Nascimento, C. B.; Alves, R. P. A.; Alves, F. S. F.; Pinheiro, R. R.; Sousa, M. S.; Diniz, B. L. M.; Cardoso, J. F. S.; Paula, N. R. O.
Publisher
Instituto Biológico, São Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Arquivos do Instituto Biológico (São Paulo), 2011, 78, 4, pp 593-598
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A dairy cattle management system was evaluated in Brazil in 1999 and 2000. A total of 35 Girolanda cows were grazed on diversified pastures of elephant, brachiaria, mombaca and tanzania grasses. The pasture period varied from 3 to 5 days with additional use of leucaena (Leucaena leucocephala) as a...

Author(s)
Magalhães, J. A.; Lopes, E. A.; Rodrigues, B. H. N.; Netto, R. B. de A.; Costa, N. de L.; Lopes Neto, L.; Bezerra, E. E. A.
Publisher
Empresa Catarinense de Pesquisa Agropecuária S.A., Departamento de Informação e Documentação (EMPASC), Florianópolis, Brazil
Citation
Agropecuária Catarinense, 2003, 16, 3, pp 30-32

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