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The impacts of leucaena (Leucaena leucocephala) feeding systems on cattle production, environmental services and animal welfare in Mexico are discussed. A total of about 12,000 ha of leucaena have been established in the tropical regions of México, where most of the information for the current...

Author(s)
Ramírez-Avilés, L.; Solorio-Sánchez, F. J.; Aguilar-Pérez, C. F.; Ayala-Burgos, A. J.; Ku-Vera, J. C.
Publisher
Centro Internacional de Agricultura Tropical (CIAT), Cali, Colombia
Citation
Tropical Grasslands - Forrajes Tropicales, 2019, 7, 4, pp 375-380
Abstract

Bartonella spp. have been identified in many bat species worldwide, including the zoonotic species, Candidatus Bartonella mayotimonensis. The common vampire bat (Desmodus rotundus) preys preferentially on livestock in Latin America and is frequently infected with Bartonella spp. To determine the...

Author(s)
Raya, A. P.; Jaffe, D. A.; Chomel, B. B.; Ota, M. S.; Tsou, P. M.; Davis, A. Z.; Olave-Leyva, J. I.; Galvez-Romero, G.; Stuckey, M. J.; Kasten, R. W.; Obregón-Morales, C.; Aréchiga-Ceballos, N.; Martinez-Martinez, F.; Aguilar-Setién, A.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Microbiology, 2018, 222, pp 69-74
Abstract

Ruminant animals contribute significantly to methane emissions in tropical regions. Nonetheless, there are few facilities available in those regions of the world for in vivo measurement of methane production in cattle. The aim of the present work was to describe the design, construction and...

Author(s)
Canul Solis, J. R.; Piñeiro Vázquez, A. T.; Arceo Castillo, J. I.; Alayón Gamboa, J. A.; Ayala Burgos, A. J.; Aguilar Pérez, C. F.; Solorio Sánchez, F. J.; Castelán Ortega, O. A.; Lachica López, M.; Quintana Owen, P.; Ku Vera, J. C.
Publisher
Instituto Nacional de Investigaciones Forestales, Agrícolas y Pecuarias (INIFAP), Mexico City, Mexico
Citation
Revista Mexicana de Ciencias Pecuarias, 2017, 8, 2, pp 185-191
AbstractFull Text

Biotechnology allows transforming complex molecules (cellulose and hemicellulose) or without nutritional value (urea) into molecules with nutritional value for ruminants, through the use of Solid State Fermentation (SSF) techniques, with the aim of increasing, with regards to their value without...

Author(s)
Ley de Coss, A.; Aguirre-Medina, J. F.; Arce-Espino, C.; Aranda-Arguello, R.; Gayón-Amaro, S.; Pérez-Quiroz, H.; Aguilar-Fuentes, J.; Fierro-Martínez, M.; Ferrero, P. V.
Publisher
Colegio de Postgraduados, Texcoco, Mexico
Citation
Agroproductividad, 2018, 11, 6, pp 143-148
Abstract

Latin America is the definition of the American group, where languages of Latin origin are spoken, including countries in South, Central, and North America. Paratuberculosis is a gastrointestinal contagious chronic disease that affects ruminants, whose etiological agent is the bacilli Mycobacterium ...

Author(s)
Espeschit, I. F.; Schwarz, D. G. G.; Faria, A. C. S.; Souza, M. C. C.; Paolicchi, F. A.; Juste, R. A.; Carvalho, I. A.; Moreira, M. A. S.
Publisher
Springer, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Tropical Animal Health and Production, 2017, 49, 8, pp 1557-1576
AbstractFull Text

Gastrointestinal parasitosis impacts livestock production, causing a delay in growth, decrease in milk production, reproduction and poor food conversion. The objective of this study was to evaluate the prevalence of gastrointestinal parasites in bovine and caprine livestock in the locality of...

Author(s)
Figueroa-Antonio, A.; Pineda-Rodríguez, S. A.; Godínez-Jaime, F.; Vargas-Álvarez, D.; Rodríguez-Bataz, E.
Publisher
Colegio de Postgraduados, Texcoco, Mexico
Citation
Agroproductividad, 2018, 11, 6, pp 97-104
Abstract

Objective. To determinate the relationship of human brucellosis incidence in Mexico during 2000-2011 in relation with domestic ruminant brucellosis. Materials and methods. An ecological time series study was analyzed using multilevel poisson multiple regression, the incidence of human brucellosis...

Author(s)
Méndez-Lozano, M.; Rodríguez-Reyes, E. J.; Sánchez-Zamorano, L. M.
Publisher
Instituto Nacional de Salud Pública, Cuernavaca, Mexico
Citation
Salud Pública de México, 2015, 57, 6, pp 519-527
Abstract

Background: Cryptosporidiosis is a zoonotic disease caused by the protozoan parasite Cryptosporidium spp. that can affect domestic animal and human populations. In newborn ruminants, cryptosporidiosis is characterized by outbreaks of diarrhea, which can result in high morbidity and economic impact. ...

Author(s)
Romero-Salas, D.; Alvarado-Esquivel, C.; Cruz-Romero, A.; Aguilar-Domínguez, M.; Ibarra-Priego, N.; Merino-Charrez, J. O.; Pérez León, A. A. de; Hernández-Tinoco, J.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
BMC Veterinary Research, 2016, 12, 14, pp (19 January 2016)
Abstract

Objective: To assess the prevalence of Mycobacterium bovis infection in cattle and wild ruminants (WRs) in a wildlife-livestock interface area (WLIA) of the Mexican highland plateau. Animals: 24,400 cattle from 793 herds (including 17,351 commercially slaughtered cattle) and 142 WRs (110...

Author(s)
Cisneros, L. F.; Valdivia, A. G.; Waldrup, K.; Díaz-Aparicio, E.; Martínez-de-Anda, A.; Cruz-Vázquez, C. R.; Ortiz, R.
Publisher
American Veterinary Medical Association, Schaumburg, USA
Citation
American Journal of Veterinary Research, 2012, 73, 10, pp 1617-1625
Abstract

The objective of this study was determine the effect of adding fish oil, Leucaena leucocephala and concentrate feed, on a diet of pasture King-grass CT-115 during rumen fermentation in vitro. The treatments were: T1=100% pasture; T2=99.5% pasture+0.5% fish oil; T3=95% pasture+5% fish oil; T4=70%...

Author(s)
López-Garrido, S. J.; Salazar-Mendoza, A. A.; Camacho-Escobar, M. A.; Ávila-Serrano, N. Y.; Arroyo-Ledezma, J.; Cobos-Peralta, M. A.
Publisher
Excellent Publishers, Tamil Nadu, India
Citation
International Journal of Current Microbiology and Applied Sciences, 2014, 3, 12, pp 598-613

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