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The aim of this work was to characterize the cattle raising in Paraíba State, Northeastern Brazil. The State was divided into three cattle production regions according to its mesoregions: production region 1 (Sertão mesoregion), production region 2 (Borborema mesoregion) and production region 3...

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Clementino, I. J.; Pimenta, C. L. R. M.; Fernandes, L. G.; Bezerra, C. de S.; Alves, C. J.; Dias, R. A.; Amaku, M.; Ferreira, F.; Telles, E. O.; Gonçalves, V. S. P.; Ferreira Neto, J. S.; Azevedo, S. S. de
Publisher
Universidade Estadual de Londrina, Londrina, Brazil
Citation
Semina: Ciências Agrárias (Londrina), 2015, 36, 1, pp 557-569
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The objective of this study was to estimate the reduction of milk production resulting from Rhipicephalus microplus infestation in a dairy farm. The data obtained from an experiment about spray techniques of acaricides applied during the period of 14 May 2010 to 18 May 18 2011 at a government...

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Rodrigues, D. S.; Leite, R. C.
Publisher
FEPMVZ - Editora, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Citation
Arquivo Brasileiro de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, 2013, 65, 5, pp 1570-1572
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The projects presented in this work cover the development of technologies, processes and practices that are designed to increase the productivity of animals, particularly dairy cattle. Key areas given focus are animal-environment interactions, animal welfare, evaluation of diet components and...

Author(s)
Viana, J. H. M.
Publisher
Embrapa Gado de Leite, Juiz de Fora, Brazil
Citation
Documentos - Embrapa Gado de Leite, 2012, No.150, pp 61-137
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This work was developed in partnership with producers of dairy products registered in the State Inspection Service (SIE/ADAB-COREG-Vitória da Conquista - BA) in order to identify key socio-economic characteristics of producers supplying milk to them, from semi-structured questionnaires. The survey...

Author(s)
Melo, A. D. de; Soares e Barros, L. S.
Publisher
Universidade Federal do Recôncavo da Bahia, Bahia, Brazil
Citation
Magistra, 2014, 26, 4, pp 431-446
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This book is comprised of 10 chapters covering several aspects of dairy farming by families in the Piranga Valley. The family-run dairy farms in the Piranga Valley are described. The importance of F1 Holstein × zebu herd for milk production, utilization of tropical pasture for milk production,...

Author(s)
Jacoob, L. L.; Morais, M. L. P.; Moreira, M. S. de P.; Estevão, P.; Bernardo, W. F.
Publisher
Embrapa Gado de Leite, Juiz de Fora, Brazil
Citation
Experiências e técnicas para a produção familiar de leite no Vale do Piranga, 2013, pp 143 pp.
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In tropical regions, Gyr and Guzerat breeds (Bos indicus) are most explored for dairy industry and are much more adapted to climate. Gyr and Guzerat are Zebu breeds very common in Brazil and they are being used to generate Bos taurus × Bos indicus crosses in order to combine good production, heat...

Author(s)
Ardila Silva, A.
Publisher
Universidad de la Salle, Bogota, Colombia
Citation
Revista de Medicina Veterinaria, 2010, No.19, pp 11-20
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The Holstein [Holstein-Friesian] × zebu (HZ) crossbred represents the majority of cows milked in Brazil. Despite the low average productivity, these animals are well adapted to the climate, food and less intensive management techniques. Although the number of searches with these animals are few,...

Author(s)
Coelho, S. G.; Lima, J. A. M.; Silper, B. F.; Franzoni, A. P. S.; Campos, B. G.
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Empresa de Pesquisa Agropecuária de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Citation
Informe Agropecuario, 2010, 31, 258, pp 81-89
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The importance of the Holstein [Holstein-Friesian] × zebu (HZ) F1 herd lies in the fact of its economy, being a part of the various systems of milk production besides serving as a gateway to the advancements that result from genetically improved breeds used in crossbreeding. Besides these features, ...

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Costa, M. D. da; Ruas, J. R. M.; Rocha Júnior, V. R.; Raidan, F. S. S.; Ferreira, J. J.; Silva, E. A. da
Publisher
Empresa de Pesquisa Agropecuária de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Citation
Informe Agropecuario, 2010, 31, 258, pp 40-50
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F1 Holstein [Holstein-Friesian] × zebu (HZ) cows has shown good productive and reproductive efficiency, achieving a calving interval of 12 months which is considered ideal. This enables the production of a quality calf every year and compensates for the lower milk production of cows. Given the...

Author(s)
Borges, Á. M.; Ruas, J. R. M.; Carvalho, B. C. de; Menezes, A. de C.; Martins, T. da M.; Silva, E. A. da
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Empresa de Pesquisa Agropecuária de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Citation
Informe Agropecuario, 2010, 31, 258, pp 52-62
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The economical profitability and viability of the implantation of a milk production system in free stall were evaluated. A technical-market analysis was done to define the necessary investment as well as to determine the costs of each production factor. A production model with 100 lactating cows...

Author(s)
Silveira, I. D. B.; Peters, M. D. P.; Storch, T.; Ziguer, E. A.; Fischer, V.
Publisher
FEPMVZ - Editora, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Citation
Arquivo Brasileiro de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, 2011, 63, 2, pp 392-398

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