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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.
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The use of essential oils in the diet of cattle and their mechanisms are being extensively studied, such as the use of castor oil and cashew. Thus, the objective - to evaluate the effects of essential oils of castor and cashew in mineral supplementation of cattle kept on pasture Brachiaria...

Author(s)
Souza, L. R. de; Taveira, R. Z.; Dib, R. T.; Silveira Neto, O. J. da
Publisher
F. B. Moreira, Londrina, Brazil
Citation
PUBVET, 2014, 8, 6, pp Art.1692
Abstract

Maintenance of mixed grass-legume pastures for stand longevity and improved animal utilization is a challenge in warm-season climates. The goal of this study was to assess grazing management on stand persistence, forage intake, and N balance of beef heifers grazing mixed pastures of Brachiaria...

Author(s)
Gomes, F. K.; Oliveira, M. D. B. L.; Homem, B. G. C.; Boddey, R. M.; Bernardes, T. F.; Gionbelli, M. P.; Lara, M. A. S.; Casagrande, D. R.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, Cary, USA
Citation
Journal of Animal Science, 2018, 96, 9, pp 3837-3849
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Reis, R. A.; Valente, A. L. S.; Santos, S. M. C. dos; Souza, F. H. M. de; Berchielli, T. T.; Ruggieri, A. C.; Santan, S. S.; Serra, J. M.
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 260-261
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The objective of this study was to evaluate the effects of sources of soybean oil [ground soybean (GS), soybean oil (SO) and calcium salts of soybean oil (CS)] on DM intake (DMI), ingestive behaviour and average daily gain (ADG) of heifers grazing marandu palisadegrass (Brachiaria brizantha cv....

Author(s)
Santana, M. C. A.; Vieira, B. R.; Costa, D. F.; Dian, P. H. M.; Fiorentini, G.; Canesin, R. C.; Pereira, G. T.; Reis, R. A.; Berchielli, T. T.
Publisher
CSIRO, Collingwood, Australia
Citation
Animal Production Science, 2015, 55, 6, pp 745-751
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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
Abstract

The aim of this work was to analyse the population of aerobe and anaerobe facultative Gram-negative rod-shaped in the ruminal fluid of dairy cattle and calves fed with different sources of tropical forage. Samples of ruminal fluid were collected from 30 cows fed with sorghum silage, 32 cows fed...

Author(s)
Freitas, C. E. S.; Almeida, P. N. M.; Duarte, E. R.; Abrão, F. O.; Careli, R.; Geraseev, L. C.
Publisher
Facultad de Ciencias Veterinarias, Universidad Austral de Chile, Valdivia, Chile
Citation
Archivos de Medicina Veterinaria, 2014, 46, 3, pp 457-462
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Low levels in weight gain during the wet season obstruct beef production in tropical pastures that demand animals with good carcass development. An experiment was conducted in Nova Crixas city, Goias state, Brazil, on 60 Nelore yearlings aged 12-14 months. The animals were divided in two...

Author(s)
Taveira, R. Z.; Filgueiras, E. A.; Silva, R. M. da; Silveira Neto, O. J. da; Basile, Â. L. de C.; Santos Neto, L. D. dos; Almeida, J. S. de; Lemos, B. J. M.
Publisher
F. B. Moreira, Londrina, Brazil
Citation
PUBVET, 2011, 5, 29, pp unpaginated
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This work was carried out to study the effect of levels different addition of glycerine on animal performance, feed efficiency and digestibility of heifers supplemented in Brachiaria brizantha cultivar Marandu pasture. The experimental period was 102 days. The first 14 days was the period of...

Author(s)
Farias, M. de S.; Prado, I. N. do; Valero, M. V.; Zawadzki, F.; Silva, R. R.; Eiras, C. E.; Rivaroli, D. C.; Lima, B. S.
Publisher
Universidade Estadual de Londrina, Londrina, Brazil
Citation
Semina: Ciências Agrárias (Londrina), 2012, 33, 3, pp 1177-1187
Abstract

Cattle herds from Brazil usually have about 170 million animals and their main food source is Brachiaria pastures. In beef cattle, weight loss or reduction in weight gain may be due to clinical and subclinical hepatic diseases. Saponins present in Brachiaria spp. may be the cause of liver damage....

Author(s)
Lima, F. G.; Ribeiro, C. dos S.; Andrade, D. di F.; Guimarães, V. Y.; Costa, G. L.; Rezende, M. L.; Assunção, P. C. F.; Neiva, J. N. de M.; Fioravanti, M. C. S.
Publisher
Universidade Federal de Goiás, Escola de Veterinária, Goiânia, Brazil
Citation
Ciência Animal Brasileira, 2009, 10, Supplement 1, pp 314-318

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