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The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of increasing concentrate supplementation levels on the intake, nutrient digestibility, and performance of crossbred steers during the dry period of the year. The experiment was developed on Princesa do Mateiro farm, in the municipality of Ribeirão...

Author(s)
Neves, D. S. B.; Silva, R. R.; Silva, F. F. da; Santos, L. V.; Abreu Filho, G.; Souza, S. O. de; Santos, M. da C.; Rocha, W. J.; Silva, A. P. G. da; Lisboa, M. de M.; Pereira, M. M. S.; Carvalho, V. M.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Tropical Animal Health and Production, 2018, 50, 7, pp 1411-1416
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The objective of this two-year study was to evaluate live weight gain per animal and per area and their relationships with the characteristics of BRS Ipyporã (Brachiaria ruziziensis × Brachiaria brizantha) and Marandu (Brachiaria brizantha) pastures. A completely randomized block design was used...

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Euclides, V. P. B.; Nantes, N. N.; Montagner, D. B.; Araújo, A. R. de; Barbosa, R. A.; Zimmer, A. H.; Valle, C. B. do
Publisher
Sociedade Brasileira de Zootecnia, Viçosa, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Zootecnia, 2018, 47, pp e20180018
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The loss of productive capacity of pastures has a direct impact on livestock productivity and there is an inefficient use of natural resources. In this scenario, a production strategy that can reverse this degradation is the use of silvopastoral systems. This study aimed to evaluate the animal...

Author(s)
Santos, D. de C.; Guimarães Júnior, R.; Vilela, L.; Maciel, G. A.; França, A. F. de S.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment, 2018, 266, pp 174-180
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The objective of this study was to compare structural, morphological and bromatological characteristics of forage as well as performance of Caracu beef cattle (200±9 kg of initial body weight) supplemented with a multi-mineral mixture (0.25% of body weight) on deferred pastures of Brachiaria...

Author(s)
Silva, C. S.; Montagner, D. B.; Euclides, V. P. B.; Queiroz, C. de A.; Andrade, R. A. S.
Publisher
Centro de Ciências Rurais, Universidade Federal de Santa Maria, Santa Maria, Brazil
Citation
Ciência Rural, 2016, 46, 11, pp 1998-2004
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The aim of this study was to evaluate the effects of protein-energy or mineral supplementation on the digestibility and productive performance of steers in the post-weaning phase on pasture during the wet-dry season transition. Twenty-two Holstein-Zebu crossbred steers with an average initial...

Author(s)
Brandão, R. K. C.; Carvalho, G. G. P.; Silva, R. R.; Dias, D. L. S.; Guimaraes, J. O.; Lins, T. O. J. D'A.; Pereira, M. M. S.; Carvalho, V. M.; Lisboa, M. M.; Barroso, D. S.; Rufino, L. M. A.
Publisher
Pakistan Agricultural Scientists Forum, Lahore, Pakistan
Citation
JAPS, Journal of Animal and Plant Sciences, 2016, 26, 6, pp 1582-1588
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Brazilian ruminant production is made predominantly with grazing animals, and, in a dry season of year the crude protein (CP) of tropical forage is below 7% reducing microbial efficiency in using of nutrients from diet. Thus, protein restriction affects negatively the age of puberty, seminal...

Author(s)
Silva, L. E. S.; Zervoudakis, L. K. H.; Tsuneda, P. P.; Duarte Júnior, M. F.; Berté, L. A.; Silva, J. A.; Silva, R. P. da; Wingert, F. M.; Fraga, A. L. C. de R.; Almeida, R. D.; Moraes, J. de O.; Kuczmarski, A. H.; Castaldeli, T. B.
Publisher
PubVet, Maringá, Brazil
Citation
PUBVET, 2015, 9, 5, pp 211-519
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Euclides, V. P. B.; Montagner, D. B.; Valle, C. B. do; Nantes, N. N.
Publisher
New South Wales Department of Primary Industry, Orange, Australia
Citation
Revitalising Grasslands to Sustain our Communities: Proceedings, 22nd International Grassland Congress, 15-19 September, 2013, Sydney, Australia, 2013, pp 262-263
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The objective of this study was to evaluate the effect of seasons under a tropical climate on forage quality, as well the effect of an Urochloa brizantha cv. Marandu grazing system on enteric methane (CH4) emissions from Nellore cattle in the Southeast region of Brazil. Sixteen Nellore steers (18...

Author(s)
Demarchi, J. J. A. A.; Manella, M. Q.; Primavesi, O.; Frighetto, R. T. S.; Romero, L. A.; Berndt, A.; Lima, M. A.
Publisher
Canadian Center of Science and Education, Toronto, Canada
Citation
Journal of Agricultural Science (Toronto), 2016, 8, 4, pp 106-115
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The objective of this study was to evaluate the effect of different levels of spineless-cactus meal substituting for maize in diets for supplemented steers grazing on Urochoa brizantha during the postweaning phase. The experiment was conducted on Princesa do Mateiro farm, located in Ribeirão do...

Author(s)
Abreu Filho, G.; Silva, R. R.; Silva, F. F. da; Carvalho, G. G. P. de; Pereira, M. M. S.; Mendes, F. B. L.; Bastos, E. S.; Santos, M. da C.; Carvalho, V. M.; Lins, T. O. J. D'A.
Publisher
Universidade Estadual de Londrina, Londrina, Brazil
Citation
Semina: Ciências Agrárias (Londrina), 2015, 36, 6 Suppl. 2, pp 4457-4468
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The objective of this study was to evaluate the effect of different levels of nitrogen on deferred pastures of Urochloa brizantha cv. Marandu, and their implications on ingestive behavior and nitrogenous compounds balance of Nellore heifers. This was a completely randomized design, with four...

Author(s)
Aguilar, P. B. de; Teixeira, F. A.; Silva, F. F. da; Pires, A. J. V.; Nascimento, P. V. N.; Lima, A. C. R., II; Souza, I. A. de; Santos, O. O. dos; Brandão, R. K. C.; Schio, A. R.
Publisher
Universidade Estadual de Londrina, Londrina, Brazil
Citation
Semina: Ciências Agrárias (Londrina), 2016, 37, 4, pp 2221-2233

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