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SáNeto, A.; Bispo, Á. W.; Junges, D.; Zopollatto, M.; Daniel, J. L. P.; Nussio, L. G.
MTT Agrifood Research Finland, Helsinki, Finland
Proceedings of the XVI International Silage Conference, Hämeenlinna, Finland, 2-4 July 2012, 2012, pp 486-487

Forest fragmentation occurs normally in an area around the city or with high agricultural influence, such as the Forest of Quilombo that lies in Metropolitan Campinas/SP-Brazil. This forest is one such example since it is separated from the other forest fragments in the region for several types of...

Longo, R. M.; Zangirolami, G. F.; Yamaguchi, C. S.; Demamboro, A. C.; Betine, S. C.; Ribeiro, A. I.
WIT Press, Southampton, UK
Food and environment II: the quest for a sustainable future, 2013, pp 15-23
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Modelling sugarcane utilization by dairy cows in the tropics.

Discussions on the use of sugarcane, either as a whole plant or in the form of sugar processing byproduct, as a source of forage for cattle in Brazil are presented. Focus is given on the influence of sugarcane feeding on dairy cattle performance.

Assis, A. G.; Campos, O. F.; Dijkstra, J.; Kebreab, E.; France, J.
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9781845933548)
Book chapter

The effects of several organic fertilizers, combined or not with mineral fertilizers, on the yield of sugarcane and the theoretical yield of cachaça, a distilled drink popular in Brazil, were evaluated. The experimental design was randomized blocks, with nine treatments and four replications...

Garcia, J. C.; Andrade, L. A. B.
International Society Sugar Cane Technologists (ISSCT), Réduit, Mauritius
XXVI Congress, International Society of Sugar Cane Technologists, ICC, Durban, South Africa, 29 July - 2 August, 2007, 2007, pp 603-606

This paper presents the development of low-cost feed mixture to supplement the diet of dairy cattle during the dry season in Brazil. Results of trials indicate that the feed based on sugarcane and urea promotes weight gain and increase in milk production. The feeding system requires neither a great ...

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), New York, USA
Examples of successful initiatives in science and technology in the South, 2006, pp 229-233

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