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Oaxaca is the most biodiverse state in México, represented by its wild species and domestic creole livestock. Two creole cattle populations from two regions of Oaxaca were analyzed (Zimatlan: n=26, Ecatepec: n=34) in order to assess their genetic diversity level and to clarify if they are two...

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Domínguez, M. A.; Pérez, J. D.; Landi, V.; Martínez, A.; Fuentes-Mascorro, G.
Publisher
Red CONBIAND, Córdoba, Spain
Citation
Actas Iberoamericanas de Conservación Animal, 2017, 10, pp 201-208
Abstract

Commercial availability of a generic zilpaterol HCl (ZH) premix preparation for beef cattle in Mexico motivated a non-inferiority trial vs the reference preparation. The trial was conducted on zebu-type cattle (Bos indicus) under humid tropical conditions. Meat production and basic meat quality...

Author(s)
Nieto-Carmona, A.; Aguilar-Acevedo, J.; Rubio-Lozano, M. de la S.; Alvarado-García, P. A.; Tapia, G.; Ocampo-Camberos, L.; Sumano, H.
Publisher
Facultad de Medicina Veterinaria y Zootecnia, Coyoacan, Mexico
Citation
Veterinaria México OA, 2018, 5, 2, pp unpaginated
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Data from 2438 calvings born to 682 cows recorded from 2004 to 2015 in an extensive production system were used, to investigate factors associated with abortion and calf mortality until weaning. Cows belonged to Brahman, Nellore, Guzerat and Brown Swiss × Zebu breed groups. Data were analyzed using ...

Author(s)
Segura-Correa, J. C.; Segura-Correa, V. M.; Magaña-Monforte, J. G.; Aké-López, J. R.
Publisher
Facultad de Medicina Veterinaria y Zootecnia, Universidad Autonoma de Yucatan, Yucatan, Mexico
Citation
Tropical and Subtropical Agroecosystems, 2018, 21, 3, pp 439-445
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In order to determine the in situ dry matter ruminal degradability of Spartina spartinae, a native species from Yucatan region, an experiment was carried out according to a completely randomized design, in which the plant was evaluated at 45 and 120 hours. The in sacco degradability technique was...

Author(s)
Sosa, A.; Ayala, A.; Galindo, J.; Rosado, C.; Capetillo, C.; Medina, D. V. y Y.
Publisher
CIPAV Foundation, Cali, Colombia
Citation
Livestock Research for Rural Development, 2019, 31, 1, pp Article 6
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The objective was to determine the best nonlinear and linear model to estimate the body weight (BW) of males and females of Holstein (Ho) and Brown Swiss (BS) crossed with Zebu (Z) cattle under two management systems, measuring the thoracic perimeter (TP). 1577 observations of BW and TP...

Author(s)
Vinay-Vadillo, J. C.; Piña-Cárdenas, B. A.; Peraza-Mercado, G.; Canton-Castillo, J. J. G.; Hernández-Bautista, J.
Publisher
KPK Publishers, Peshawar, Pakistan
Citation
Research Opinions in Animal and Veterinary Sciences, 2016, 6, 1, pp 19-23
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Family farming is still the main source of income for many people in the tropical regions of the world. At the same time, modern society is quickly becoming more aware of the welfare of animals for human consumption. The main objective of this study was to illustrate the need to modify certain...

Author(s)
Hernandez, A.; Berg, C.; Eriksson, S.; Edstam, L.; Orihuela, A.; Leon, H.; Galina, C.
Publisher
Universities Federation for Animal Welfare (UFAW), Wheathampstead, UK
Citation
Animal Welfare, 2017, 26, 2, pp 177-184
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The objective of the study was to compare the effect of disinfection/cleaning of CIDR devices on serum progesterone concentrations (P4) in Suizo x Cebú cows, which received during eight days a new intra-vaginal device (CIDR; T1), used device, sterilized by autoclave (T2) or a used device,...

Author(s)
Cuicas-Huerta, R.; Aké-López, R.; Estrada-Paqui, E.; Gómez-Vargas, J. C.; Guadarrama-Trujillo, V.; Montiel-Palacios, F.; Muñoz-García, C.; Segura-Correa, J.
Publisher
Sergio Martínez González, Tepic, Mexico
Citation
Abanico Veterinario, 2018, 8, 2, pp 24-32
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In order to estimate the genetic parameters and correlations between total lactation milk yield and growth traits in a multiracial population of dual purpose cattle in tropical environments of Mexico, genetic variances and covariances were estimated between total milk yield during the first (PTL1...

Author(s)
Román-Ponce, S. I.; Ruiz-López, F. J.; Romano-Muñoz, J. L.; Vásquez-Peláez, C. G.; Vega-Murillo, V. E.; Román-Ponce, H.
Publisher
Instituto Nacional de Investigaciones Forestales, Agrícolas y Pecuarias (INIFAP), Mexico City, Mexico
Citation
Revista Mexicana de Ciencias Pecuarias, 2018, 9, 2, pp 316-327
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Polymorphisms in candidate genes can produce significant and favorable changes in the phenotype, and therefore are useful for the identification of the best combination of favorable variants for marker-assisted selection. In the present study, an assessment to evaluate the effect of 11 single...

Author(s)
Hernández, N.; Martínez-González, J. C.; Parra-Bracamonte, G. M.; Sifuentes-Rincón, A. M.; López-Villalobos, N.; Morris, S. T.; Briones-Encinia, F.; Ortega-Rivas, E.; Pacheco-Contreras, V. I.; Meza-García, L. A.
Publisher
FUNPEC, Brazil
Citation
Genetics and Molecular Research, 2016, 15, 3, pp 15038449
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The aim was to evaluate the addition of 0.3% of tannins extract on physical and sensory characteristics of meat from cattle fattened intensively. Samples of Longissimus dorsi muscle from 16 bulls (Bos Taurus × Bos indicus), that for the last 70 d of fattening received a finishing diet (13.3% CP and ...

Author(s)
Ortiz-López, B.; Mariezcurrena-Berasaín, M. A.; Barajas-Cruz, R.; López-Perea, P.; Escalona-Buendía, H. B.; Borquez-Gastelum, J. L.; Mariezcurrena-Berasaín, M. D.
Publisher
Instituto Nacional de Investigaciones Forestales, Agrícolas y Pecuarias (INIFAP), Mexico City, Mexico
Citation
Revista Mexicana de Ciencias Pecuarias, 2016, 7, 3, pp 309-320

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