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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 aim of this work was to study the correlation between intake and deposition of fatty acids in the Longissimus muscle of Nellore steers supplemented at pasture. The fieldwork was implanted in an area of 52 ha, formed of Brachiaria brizantha. Forty Nellore steers with initial average weight of...

Author(s)
Oliveira, A. P.; Silva, R. R.; Souza, S. O.; Carvalho, G. G. P.; Silva, F. F.; Lisboa, M. M.; Pereira, M. M. S.; Carvalho, V. M.; Mendes, F. B. L.; Oliveira, A. C.
Publisher
Instituto de Zootecnia, Facultad de Veterinaria, Córdoba, Spain
Citation
Archivos de Zootecnia, 2014, 63, 241, pp 85-95
Abstract

A study of mineral deficiencies was performed in lactating cows from dairy herds belonging to 13 farms of Rondon do Pará, state of Pará, Brazil. We determined the levels of phosphorus (P) in the bone and levels of copper (Cu), cobalt (Co), selenium (Se) and zinc (Zn) in the liver of 47 dairy cows...

Author(s)
Bomjardim, H. A.; Oliveira, C. M. C.; Silveira, J. A. S.; Silva, N. S.; Duarte, M. D.; Faial, K. C. F.; Brito, M. F.; Barbosa, J. D.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Patologia Animal, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Citation
Pesquisa Veterinária Brasileira, 2015, 35, 5, pp 409-416
Abstract

The objective of this study was to evaluate, in rainy season, the effect of protein complementation during dry season on Nellore primiparous heifers. We used 39 primiparous heifers, with an average age of 24-36 months, reared on Brachiaria decumbens and Brachiaria Brizantha pasture, for 205 days....

Author(s)
Nogueira, A. P. C.; Alvarenga, P. B. de; Ferreira, I. C.; Rios, M. P.; Silva, C. R.
Publisher
Universidade Federal de Goiás, Escola de Veterinária, Goiânia, Brazil
Citation
Ciência Animal Brasileira, 2015, 16, 3, pp 331-342
Abstract

A grazing experiment was conducted from May 2006 to October 2007 in Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil, to evaluate combinations of pasture grasses (Brachiaria brizantha [Urochloa brizantha] cv. marandu and Panicum maximum cv. Tanzânia), pasture management (feed supplementation and rotational grazing) and...

Author(s)
Euclides, V. P. B.; Euclides Filho, K.; Montagner, D. B.; Figueiredo, G. R.; Lopes, F. da C.
Publisher
Centro Internacional de Agricultura Tropical (CIAT), Cali, Colombia
Citation
Tropical Grasslands - Forrajes Tropicales, 2014, 2, 1, pp 48-50
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The effect of different concentrate levels in the performance of cross breeding steers at grazing, during the dry period, was evaluated. The Experiment was driven between July and September of 2003. It was used fifty five steers with 14 months age and initial weight initial of 270 kg, distributed...

Author(s)
Goes, R. H. de T. e B. de; Mancio, A. B.; Alves, D. D.; Lana, R. de P.; Cecon, P. R.; Freitas, T. B.; Brabes, K. C. da S.
Publisher
Escola de Medicina Veterinária, Universidade Federal da Bahia, Bahia, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Saude e Producao Animal, 2009, 10, 4, pp 907-916
Abstract

The objective of this study was to evaluate the availability of pasture components, average daily gain and carcass characteristics of Nellore steers receiving supplements in the finishing phase during the dry season. The experiment was carried out on Brachiaria brizantha, cv. Marandu pasture, in...

Author(s)
Baroni, C. E. S.; Lana, R. de P.; Mancio, A. B.; Queiroz, A. C. de; Leão, M. I.; Sverzut, C. B.
Publisher
Sociedade Brasileira de Zootecnia, Viçosa, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Zootecnia, 2010, 39, 1, pp 175-182
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It were analyzed the effects of implementing chromium oxide on animal performance, feed conversion, the efficiency of food supplemented Nelore breed of cattle in pastures of Brachiaria brizantha. It was tested four levels of supplementation according to the body weight which were mineral, 0.3%,...

Author(s)
Silva, R. R.; Prado, I. N. do; Silva, F. F. da; Zeoula, L. M.; Santana Júnior, H. A. de; Carvalho, G. G. P. de; Cardoso, E. O.; Marques, J. de A.; Mendes, F. B. L.; Paixão, M. L.
Publisher
Escola de Medicina Veterinária, Universidade Federal da Bahia, Bahia, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Saude e Producao Animal, 2009, 10, 4, pp 893-906
Abstract

To determine effects of biostimulation (BIO) and dietary supplementation (BIO+S) on pubertal age and pregnancy rates, Nelore heifers (n=392) were randomly assigned to one of four treatment groups (n=98/group). All animals were in tropical environmental conditions, in the middle-west region of...

Author(s)
Oliveira, C. M. G.; Oliveira Filho, B. D.; Gambarini, M. L.; Viu, M. A. O.; Lopes, D. T.; Sousa, A. P. F.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Animal Reproduction Science, 2009, 113, 1/4, pp 38-43
AbstractFull Text

This study had two phases. The first studied the influence of increasing dietary levels of sulfur on inorganic sulfate serum (ISS) in 14 healthy steers. The next survey was carried out in 12 farms in the state of Sao Paulo, Brazil, that did not supplement the herd with any source of sulfur. Levels...

Author(s)
Barrêto Júnior, R. A.; Minervino, A. H. H.; Mori, C. S.; Sucupira, M. C. A.; Ortolani, E. L.
Publisher
Universidade Estadual de Maringá, Maringa, Brazil
Citation
Acta Scientiarum - Animal Sciences, 2008, 30, 3, pp 327-332

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