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This paper presents the results of integrated crop-livestock (ICL) in Bahia, India on sustainable increases in food production per unit area as well as other benefits. To demonstrate this, a double cropping with cattle in the "off-season cattle" model was applied in the Meso-region of the Extreme...

Author(s)
Vilela, L.; Manjabosco, E. A.; Marchão, R. L.; Guimarães Júnior, R.
Publisher
Embrapa Cerrados, Planaltina, Brazil
Citation
Circular Técnica - Embrapa Cerrados, 2018, No.37, pp 12 pp.
Abstract

The third zootechnical test of pasture milk production, which was conducted by Embrapa Cerrados and the Planalto Zebu Breeders Association (ACZP), aimed to evaluate the productivity and other zootechnical attributes associated with dairy production in Gir animals fed with a diet based on forage...

Author(s)
Fonseca Neto, Á. M. da; Martins, C. F.; Miziara, F.; Pacheco, G. R.; Cumpa, H. C. B.; Ferreira, I. C.; Borges, J. R. J.; Balbino, L. C.; Toledo, M. R. de; Silva, P. M. R. S. da; Godoy, S. D.
Publisher
Embrapa Cerrados, Planaltina, Brazil
Citation
Documentos - Embrapa Cerrados, 2019, No.351, pp 41 pp.
Abstract

A model of forage planning and analysis of investments in pasture renovation and purchase of animals has been built for a beef cattle farm located in the peripheral area of the Cerrado, with options, rearing and fattening. Low profitability of beef cattle with degraded pastures and lack of...

Author(s)
Veloso, R. F.; Barioni, L. G.; Malaquias, J. V.; Gomes, E. G.; Moreira, J. M. M. Á. P.; Dantas, O. D.; Fernandes, F. B.
Publisher
Embrapa Cerrados, Planaltina, Brazil
Citation
Boletim de Pesquisa e Desenvolvimento - Embrapa Cerrados, 2010, No.298, pp 62 pp.
Abstract

Beef production in Para state, Brazil, is described, with reference to disease control, labour and the general system. An economic analysis of costs is given. The cost of production varies with the carrying capacity of pastures and the birth rate. The price of beef is currently at an all-time low,...

Author(s)
Corrêa, E. S.; Costa, F. P.; Melo Filho, G. A. de; Cezar, I. M.; Pereira, M. de A.; Costa, N. A. da; Silveira Filho, A.; Teixeira Neto, J. F.
Publisher
Embrapa Gado de Corte, Campo Grande, Brazil
Citation
Comunicado Técnico - Embrapa Gado de Corte, 2005, No.96, pp 8 pp.
Abstract

The objective of the study is to evaluate the substitution of urea for natural protein in beef cattle, as well milled maize as an energy source (Brazil). During the dry season (84 days, from June to September 1997), a total of 160 zebu cattle (average weight=175 kg) were assigned to 4 dietary...

Author(s)
Lopes, H. O. da S.; Leite, G. G.; Pereira, E. A.; Pereira, G.; Soares, W. V.
Publisher
Embrapa Cerrados, Planaltina, Brazil
Citation
Boletim de Pesquisa e Desenvolvimento - Embrapa Cerrados, 2001, No.10, pp 15 pp.
Abstract

Information is provided on nutritive value, tolerance of drought, frost, poor soil drainage conditions and high acidity levels of Brachiaria spp. used in Brazil. Recommendations are included for growing of B. decumbens, B. brizantha, B. humidicola, B. ruziziensis, B. dictyoneura, B. arrecta, and B. ...

Author(s)
Alvim, M. J.; Botrel, M. de A.; Xavier, D. F.
Publisher
Embrapa Gado de Leite, Juiz de Fora, Brazil
Citation
Comunicado Técnico - Embrapa Gado de Leite, 2002, No.22, pp 4 pp.
Abstract

This paper discusses the Stylosanthes guianensis cv. 'Mineirão' protein bank, which has been successfully adopted by farmers to complement cattle diet in cultivated grass pastures during the dry season. The protein bank is particularly useful to complement Brachiaria brizantha cv. Marandu pastures, ...

Author(s)
Barcellos, A. de O.; Andrade, R. P. de; Zoby, J. L. F.; Vilela, L.
Publisher
Embrapa Cerrados, Planaltina, Brazil
Citation
Circular Técnica - Embrapa Cerrados, 2001, No.14, pp 6 pp.
Abstract

The search is discussed of new sources of phosphorus as cheaper and reliable alternatives to dicalcium phosphate started in Brazil at the beginning of 1980s. Data are tabulated on average concentrations of phosphorus, calcium and fluoride in phosphorus sources for cattle, such as dicalcium...

Author(s)
Lopes, H. O. da S.
Publisher
Embrapa Cerrados, Planaltina, Brazil
Citation
Documentos - Embrapa Cerrados, 2001, No.45, pp 44 pp.
Abstract

Characteristics are included of pastures based on B. decumbens, B. brizantha, B. humidicola, B. ruziziensis, B. arrecta (B. radicans), B. mutica and B. dictyoneura. Factors influencing milk production are considered, including the degraded state of pastures in the Brazilian Cerrado and nutritive...

Author(s)
Xavier, D. F.; Carvalho, M. M.; Andrade Botrel, M. de; Vilela, D.
Publisher
Embrapa Gado de Leite, Juiz de Fora, Brazil
Citation
Documentos - Embrapa Centro Nacional de Pesquisa de Gado de Leite, 2002, No.87, pp 31 pp.

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