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The objective of this trial was to evaluate intake, digestibility, and growth performance of Girolando bulls submitted to two nutritional planes while grazing on Brachiaria brizantha cv. Marandu pasture. Twenty-two animals, with average initial body weight=209.1±8.2 kg, were used in this trial. The ...

Author(s)
Rocha, W. J. B.; Silva, R. R.; Silva, F. F. da; Carvalho, G. G. P. de; Silva, A. P. G. da; Silva, J. W. D.; Paixão, T. R.; Freitas, T. B.; Mendes, F. B. L.; Barroso, D. S.; Souza, S. O. de; Santos, L. V.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Tropical Animal Health and Production, 2019, 51, 6, pp 1413-1420
Abstract

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 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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This study evaluated the intake of dry matter (IDM), nutrients and the economic analysis of F1 young bulls from the cross between Nellore and Guzera on pastures of Urochloa brizantha cv. Marandu in silvopastoral systems composed of babassu palm (Attalea speciosa) and Marandu monoculture in the...

Author(s)
Araújo, R. A. de; Rodrigues, R. C.; Costa, C. dos S.; Santos, F. N. de S.; Andrade, A. C. de; Rodrigues, I. da S.; Jesus, A. P. R. de; Cutrim Junior, J. A. A.
Publisher
Escola de Medicina Veterinária, Universidade Federal da Bahia, Bahia, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Saude e Producao Animal, 2018, 19, 3, pp 241-255
Abstract

The objective of the present study was to evaluate live weight gain per animal and per area and its relationship with the characteristics of pastures of Brachiaria brizantha cv. Paiaguás and Piatã. A randomized blocks experimental design was used, with two treatments and six replicates. The...

Author(s)
Euclides, V. P. B.; Montagner, D. B.; Barbosa, R. A.; Valle, C. B. do; Nantes, N. N.
Publisher
Sociedade Brasileira de Zootecnia, Viçosa, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Zootecnia, 2016, 45, 3, pp 85-92
AbstractFull Text

This study evaluated the agronomic, morphogenic and structural characteristics of palisadegrass (Urochloa brizantha) in silvopastoral systems (SSP's) composed of babassu palms (Attalea speciosa) and grass monoculture in the Pre-Amazon region of the state of Maranhão, Brazil. The study followed a...

Author(s)
Rodrigues, R. C.; Lima, A. J. T. de; Araújo, R. A. de; Jesus, A. P. R. de; Costa, C. dos S.; Santos, F. N. S.; Costa, F. O.; Cutrim Júnior, J. A. A.; Shigaki, F.; Azevêdo, D. M. M. R.
Publisher
Universidade Estadual de Londrina, Londrina, Brazil
Citation
Semina: Ciências Agrárias (Londrina), 2016, 37, 4 Suppl. 1, pp 2331-2341
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
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In this study, it was evaluated the ingestive behavior of 10 cows with average weight of 500 kg, 5 years of age and producing a mean of 18 kg of milk/day, which were close to 60 days of lactation. The animals were kept in an area of 3 ha, in rotational grazing on Brachiaria brizantha cv. Marandu....

Author(s)
Nascimento, G. V. do; Cardoso, E. de A.; Batista, N. L.; Souza, B. B. de; Cambuí, G. B.
Publisher
Universidade Federal Rural do Semi-Árido (UFERSA), Mossoro, Brazil
Citation
Journal of Animal Behaviour and Biometeorology, 2013, 1, 2, pp 31-36
AbstractFull Text

We evaluate pastures formed of Pennisetum purpureum cv. cameroon and Urochloa brizantha. cv. Marandu aiming at greater live weight gains per animal and per hectare. The animals were crossbred male half blood Tabapuã/Nellore live weight of 280 kg (9.3 kilos). Each grass was submitted to four...

Author(s)
Rezende, C. de P.; Pereira, J. M.; Macedo, T. M.; Borges, A. M. F.; Carvalho, G. G. P. de; Lobão, É. de S. P.; Nicory, I. M. C.
Publisher
Universidade Estadual de Londrina, Londrina, Brazil
Citation
Semina: Ciências Agrárias (Londrina), 2015, 36, 3 Suppl. 1, pp 2185-2194
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It was studied the effect of energy supplementation levels in Brachiaria brizantha on performance and development of body measurements in crossbred dairy cattle at early growth stages. The experiment was conducted in 126 days, divided into six periods of 21 days, corresponding to the second half of ...

Author(s)
Rezende, P. L. de P.; Restle, J.; Fernades, J. J. de R.; Pádua, J. T.; Freitas Neto, M. D. de; Rocha, F. M. da
Publisher
Centro de Ciências Rurais, Universidade Federal de Santa Maria, Santa Maria, Brazil
Citation
Ciência Rural, 2011, 41, 8, pp 1453-1458

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