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The aim was to investigate the population structure of eight beef breeds: three local Tuscan breeds under extinction, Calvana (CAL), Mucca Pisana (MUP), and Pontremolese (PON); three local unselected breeds reared in Sardinia, Sarda (SAR), Sardo Bruna (SAB), and Sardo Modicana (SAM); and two...

Author(s)
Fabbri, M. C.; Rezende, M. P. G. de; Dadousis, C.; Biffani, S.; Negrini, R.; Carneiro, P. L. S.; Bozzi, R.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Animals, 2019, 9, 11, pp 880
Abstract

A survey of performance data for pigs, sheep, dairy and crossbred beef cattle, goats and horses are tabulated. Among breeds studied were Polish Large White (own line) pigs, Polish Black-and-White and Polish Red-and-White cattle and their crossbreds with Simmental or Limousin, Boer goats, Suffolk...

Author(s)
Malinowski, E.; Trela, J.; Śliwa, J.; Olszewski, A.; Szymik, B.
Publisher
Instytut Zootechniki, Kraków, Poland
Citation
Wiadomości Zootechniczne, 2016, 54, 3, pp 133-161
Abstract

The aim of this review was to summarize new genetic approaches and techniques in the breeding of cattle, pigs, sheep and horses. Often production and reproductive traits are treated separately in genetic evaluations, but advantages may accrue to their joint evaluation. A good example is the system...

Author(s)
Svitáková, A.; Schmidová, J.; Pešek, P.; Novotná, A.
Publisher
University of Veterinary and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Brno, Czech Republic
Citation
Acta Veterinaria Brno, 2014, 83, 4, pp 327-340
Abstract

There is adequate infrastructure in the US to identify and acquire germplasm from the major beef and dairy cattle and swine breeds. However, when we venture outside these species, the same tasks become more difficult because of a lack of breed associations, databases that include genotypic and...

Author(s)
Purdy, P. H.; Wilson, C. S.; Spiller, S. F.; Blackburn, H. D.
Publisher
CSIRO, Collingwood, Australia
Citation
Reproduction, Fertility and Development, 2016, 28, 8, pp 1072-1078
Abstract

Korean Hanwoo cattle have been subjected to intensive artificial selection over the past four decades to improve meat production traits. Another three cattle varieties very closely related to Hanwoo reside in Korea (Jeju Black and Brindle) and in China (Yanbian). These breeds have not been part of...

Author(s)
Lim DaJeong; Strucken, E. M.; Choi BongHwan; Chai HanHa; Cho YongMin; Jang GulWon; Kim TaeHun; Gondro, C.; Lee SeungHwan
Publisher
Public Library of Sciences (PLoS), San Francisco, USA
Citation
PLoS ONE, 2016, 11, 3, pp e0151324
AbstractFull Text

The Central African Republic (CAR) is a landlocked country with no access to the sea and a total area of 622,980 km2. According to the General Census (2009), CAR's current population is estimated at about 5 million. 56% of Central Africans live in rural areas. The Central African economy is...

Author(s)
Kingueleoua K., K. C.; Canyurt, M. A.
Publisher
Univerzitet u Sarajevu, Poljoprivredni Fakultet, Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina
Citation
Radovi Poljoprivrednog Fakulteta Univerziteta u Sarajevu (Works of the Faculty of Agriculture University of Sarajevo), 2016, 61, 66(1), pp 54-58
AbstractFull Text

A significant gap exists between animal production and world's population demand. Although conventional breeding methods have been effectual for selection of animal populations on many traits of economic importance, with these methods, the accuracy of breeding value always remains questionable....

Author(s)
Ibtisham, F.; Zhang Li; Xiao Mei; An LiLong; Ramzan, M. B.; Nawab, A.; Zhao Yi; Li GuangHui; Xu YingMei
Publisher
Faculty of Veterinary Science, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
Citation
Thai Journal of Veterinary Medicine, 2017, 47, 3, pp 301-310
Abstract

This issue contains a conference proceedings on animal production, physiology, breeding and genetics, feeding and feed quality, milk and meat quality and diseases.

Publisher
American Society of Animal Science, Savoy, USA
Citation
Journal of Animal Science, 2017, 95, Suppl. 1, pp 1-63
Abstract

This issue contains conference proceedings on animal production, physiology, behaviour, health, welfare, growth, breeding and genetics, feeding and feed quality and food safety and quality.

Publisher
American Society of Animal Science, Savoy, USA
Citation
Journal of Animal Science, 2017, 95, Suppl. 4, pp 1-378
Abstract

This issue contains conference proceedings on the breeding, reproduction, feeding, behaviour, health, welfare and production management of livestock.

Publisher
Instituto de Zootecnia, Nova Odessa, Brazil
Citation
Boletim de Indústria Animal, 2017, 74, Suplemento, pp unpaginated

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