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Puberty can be characterized by the time when the cattle first estrus. Estrus in cattle can be observed through the cytology of the vaginal epithelial (Vaginal smear). The vaginal wall cytology of Brahman cattle predicted at the onset of puberty was studied. Brahman cattles were developed by...

Author(s)
Amrullah, A. H. K.; Widayati, D. T.; Maharani, D.
Publisher
Association of Agricultural Technology in Southeast Asia (AATSEA), Ladkrabang, Thailand
Citation
International Journal of Agricultural Technology, 2018, 14, 7 Special Issue, pp 997-1002
Abstract

Inbreeding depression is a growing concern in livestock because it can detrimentally affect animal fitness, health, and production levels. Genomic information can be used to more effectively capture variance in Mendelian sampling, thereby enabling more accurate estimation of inbreeding, but further ...

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Baes, C. F.; Makanjuola, B. O.; Miglior, F.; Marras, G.; Howard, J. T.; Fleming, A.; Maltecca, C.
Publisher
Elsevier Inc., Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Dairy Science, 2019, 102, 3, pp 2807-2817
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Big data are frequently used in many facets of business and agronomy to enhance knowledge needed to improve operational decisions. Livestock operations collect data of sufficient quantity to perform predictive analytics. Predictive analytics can be defined as a methodology and suite of data...

Author(s)
White, B. J.; Amrine, D. E.; Larson, R. L.
Publisher
American Society of Animal Science, Savoy, USA
Citation
Journal of Animal Science, 2018, 96, 4, pp 1531-1539
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Resistance to β-lactam antibiotics, including third-generation cephalosporins, is of major concern for animal and human health. In this study, extended-spectrum β-lactamase (ESBL)/plasmid-mediated AmpC (pAmpC) β-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli isolates from German livestock farms were...

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Hille, K.; Felski, M.; Ruddat, I.; Woydt, J.; Schmid, A.; Friese, A.; Fischer, J.; Sharp, H.; Valentin, L.; Michael, G. B.; Hörmansdorfer, S.; Messelhäusser, U.; Seibt, U.; Honscha, W.; Guerra, B.; Schwarz, S.; Rösler, U.; Käsbohrer, A.; Kreienbrock, L.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Microbiology, 2018, 223, pp 93-99
Abstract

In livestock industries, one sex is usually preferred because of the impact on the production (e.g. milk from cows, eggs from laying hens). Furthermore, in pig production, the male-specific boar taint is a big hurdle for consumer acceptance. Consequently, a shift in the ratio towards the desired...

Author(s)
Kurtz, S.; Petersen, B.
Publisher
Elsevier, New York, USA
Citation
Theriogenology, 2019, 137, pp 67-74
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Cherkunnath, A.; Majumdar, A. C.
Publisher
University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
Citation
Steps to Sustainable Livestock International Conference 2016, Bristol, UK, 12-15 January 2016. Abstracts, 2016, pp 41
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One of the most powerful strategies to investigate biology we have as scientists, is the ability to transfer genetic material in a controlled and deliberate manner between organisms. When applied to livestock, applications worthy of commercial venture can be devised. Although initial methods used...

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Tan WenFang; Proudfoot, C.; Lillico, S. G.; Whitelaw, C. B. A.
Publisher
Springer, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
Transgenic Research, 2016, 25, 3, pp 273-287
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In most countries producing milk, industry- or other stakeholder-driven initiatives are in place to improve welfare and overall dairy farming sustainability. Those initiatives typically include a system of verification of reaching targets and progress over time. Reliable indicators are a...

Author(s)
Vasseur, E.
Publisher
American Society of Animal Science, Savoy, USA
Citation
Journal of Animal Science, 2017, 95, 3, pp 1365-1371
Abstract

Haemaphysalis longicornis, the cattle tick or bush tick, has an extended distribution throughout Asia and the Pacific region, including China, Russia, the Republic of Korea (ROK), Japan, Australia, New Zealand, and the South Pacific islands. It is an obligate ectoparasite found commonly on medium...

Author(s)
Jiang Ju; An HuiJuan; Lee, J. S.; O'Guinn, M. L.; Kim HeungChul; Chong SungTae; Zhang YanMin; Song Dan; Burrus, R. G.; Bao YuZhou; Klein, T. A.; Richards, A. L.
Publisher
Elsevier GmbH, München, Germany
Citation
Ticks and Tick-borne Diseases, 2018, 9, 6, pp 1606-1613
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Antimicrobial resistance is primarily a problem in human medicine but there are unquantified links of transmission in both directions between animal and human populations. Quantitative assessment of the costs and benefits of reduced antimicrobial usage in livestock requires robust quantification of ...

Author(s)
Humphry, R. W.; Evans, J.; Webster, C.; Tongue, S. C.; Innocent, G. T.; Gunn, G. J.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Preventive Veterinary Medicine, 2018, 150, pp 143-150

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