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This paper presents the results of integrated crop-livestock (ICL) in Bahia, India on sustainable increases in food production per unit area as well as other benefits. To demonstrate this, a double cropping with cattle in the "off-season cattle" model was applied in the Meso-region of the Extreme...

Author(s)
Vilela, L.; Manjabosco, E. A.; Marchão, R. L.; Guimarães Júnior, R.
Publisher
Embrapa Cerrados, Planaltina, Brazil
Citation
Circular Técnica - Embrapa Cerrados, 2018, No.37, pp 12 pp.
Abstract

The objective of this two-year study was to evaluate live weight gain per animal and per area and their relationships with the characteristics of BRS Ipyporã (Brachiaria ruziziensis × Brachiaria brizantha) and Marandu (Brachiaria brizantha) pastures. A completely randomized block design was used...

Author(s)
Euclides, V. P. B.; Nantes, N. N.; Montagner, D. B.; Araújo, A. R. de; Barbosa, R. A.; Zimmer, A. H.; Valle, C. B. do
Publisher
Sociedade Brasileira de Zootecnia, Viçosa, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Zootecnia, 2018, 47, pp e20180018
Abstract

Corn cropping for silage, due to the plant material exportation, intercropping with forage provides greater ground cover and straw formation for the Direct Planting System (DPS) continuity. The objective of this study was to evaluate corn production for silage in DPS intercropped with four forages...

Author(s)
Mendonça, V. Z. de; Mello, L. M. M. de; Pereira, F. C. B. L.; Silva, J. O. da R.; Yano, É. H.
Publisher
Sociedade Brasileira de Engenharia Agrícola (SBEA), Jaboticabal, Brazil
Citation
Engenharia Agrícola, 2014, 34, 4, pp 738-745
Abstract

Brachiaria species are the most important grasses for cattle production in Brazil. However, a limiting factor for the use of Brachiaria spp. is their toxicity. Most outbreaks of hepatogenous photosensitization are caused by B. decumbens; however B. brizantha, B. humidicola and B. ruziziensis can...

Author(s)
Riet-Correa, B.; Castro, M. B.; Lemos, R. A. A. de; Riet-Correa, G.; Mustafa, V.; Riet-Correa, F.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Patologia Animal, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Citation
Pesquisa Veterinária Brasileira, 2011, 31, 3, pp 183-192
Abstract

Information is provided on nutritive value, tolerance of drought, frost, poor soil drainage conditions and high acidity levels of Brachiaria spp. used in Brazil. Recommendations are included for growing of B. decumbens, B. brizantha, B. humidicola, B. ruziziensis, B. dictyoneura, B. arrecta, and B. ...

Author(s)
Alvim, M. J.; Botrel, M. de A.; Xavier, D. F.
Publisher
Embrapa Gado de Leite, Juiz de Fora, Brazil
Citation
Comunicado Técnico - Embrapa Gado de Leite, 2002, No.22, pp 4 pp.
Abstract

Characteristics are included of pastures based on B. decumbens, B. brizantha, B. humidicola, B. ruziziensis, B. arrecta (B. radicans), B. mutica and B. dictyoneura. Factors influencing milk production are considered, including the degraded state of pastures in the Brazilian Cerrado and nutritive...

Author(s)
Xavier, D. F.; Carvalho, M. M.; Andrade Botrel, M. de; Vilela, D.
Publisher
Embrapa Gado de Leite, Juiz de Fora, Brazil
Citation
Documentos - Embrapa Centro Nacional de Pesquisa de Gado de Leite, 2002, No.87, pp 31 pp.

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