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Morro do Diabo State Park (MDSP) is a significant remnant of the Atlantic Rain Forest in Brazil and is surrounded by rural properties. In that area, wild and domestic animals and humans are in close contact, which facilitates the two-way flow of infectious diseases among them. We assessed...

Author(s)
Sevá, A. da P.; Pena, H. F. de J.; Nava, A.; Sousa, A. O. de; Holsback, L.; Soares, R. M.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Parasitologia Veterinária, São Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Brazilian Journal of Veterinary Parasitology, 2018, 27, 1, pp 12-18
Abstract

The production environment in which animals are kept can be classified by bioclimatic indexes expressing the conditions of thermal comfort to different species. In the state of Maranhão (MA), located in Northeast Brazil region, stand out in the livestock sector the beef cattle, pig and poultry...

Author(s)
Oliveira, G. F. de; Gomes Filho, J. S.; Caldara, F. R.; Foppa, L.; Marcon, A. V.
Publisher
Facultad de Medicina Veterinaria y Zootecnia, Universidad Autonoma de Yucatan, Yucatan, Mexico
Citation
Tropical and Subtropical Agroecosystems, 2017, 20, 2, pp 215-222
Abstract

The inclusion of societal input is needed for food animal production industries to retain their "social license to operate"; failure to engage with the public on this topic risks the long-term sustainability of these industries. The primary aim of this study was to explore the beliefs and attitudes ...

Author(s)
Yunes, M. C.; Keyserlingk, M. A. G. von; Hötzel, M. J.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Animals, 2017, 7, 10, pp 75
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The aim of this study was to evaluate the feed conversion (CA) by Bayesian inference in bivariate considering analyzes in real and simulated data. Different animal species experiments conducted at the Universidade Federal de Viçosa, state of Minas Gerais, Brazil are used. The proposed model proved...

Author(s)
Rossi, R. M.; Martins, E. N.; Lopes, P. S.; Silva, F. F.; Marcondes, M. I.; Caetano, G. C.; Ferreira Júnior, H. C.; Knupp, L. S.; Ferreira, M. A.
Publisher
FEPMVZ - Editora, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Citation
Arquivo Brasileiro de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, 2016, 68, 2, pp 466-474
Abstract

The geographic space has numerous transformations resulting mainly from human interference and relations of production. In many municipality in the state of Rio Grande do Sul agriculture can be understood as an activity support for both the economy and results in several changes of space. The...

Author(s)
Rovani, F. F. M.; Dambros, G.; Cassol, R.
Publisher
Brazilian Association of Geographers, Rondon, Brazil
Citation
Geografia em Questão, 2013, 6, 1, pp 66-80
Abstract

These proceedings are a compilation of extended abstracts of articles on animal physiology; animal nutrition; animal behaviour; animal breeding and reproduction; animal welfare; stress response; crop and pasture management; environmental protection; animal quality products; animal health; animal...

Publisher
Departmento da Producao Animal, Secretaria da Agricultura, Industria e Comercio, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Boletim de Indústria Animal, 2014, 71, Suplemento, pp unpaginated
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The recent surge in the use of biodiesel in Brazil and abroad, coupled with the availability of large amounts of glycerol, are generating interest in the use of this co-product in several ways, such as its use in animal feed. The use of glycerol in the formulation of diets caused immediate interest ...

Author(s)
Silva, V. O.; Lopes, E.; Andrade, E. F.; Sousa, R. V.; Zangeronimo, M. G.; Pereira, L. J.
Publisher
Facultad de Ciencias Veterinarias, Universidad Austral de Chile, Valdivia, Chile
Citation
Archivos de Medicina Veterinaria, 2014, 46, 1, pp 111-120
Abstract

According to the World Health Organization, thousands of people die each year due to ingestion of food contaminated by pathogenic microrganisms. Meat and meat products are among the main foods involved in foodborne diseases. The meat is the main source of protein and considering that a large...

Author(s)
Rossi, B. F.; Bonsaglia, E. C. R.; Rall, V. L. M.
Publisher
Higiene Alimentar, São Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Revista Higiene Alimentar, 2015, 29, 248/249, pp 173-177
Abstract

Chrysomya albiceps (Wiedemann) (Diptera: Calliphoridae) is of great medical importance because it produces myiasis. It has a significant role as a predator of other dipterous larvae. Moreover, this dipterous insect is of great importance with regard to public health because it mechanically carries...

Author(s)
Marchiori, C. H.
Publisher
Canadian Center of Science and Education, Toronto, Canada
Citation
International Journal of Biology, 2015, 7, 1, pp 78-81
Abstract

Demand for animal protein for human consumption is rising globally at an unprecedented rate. Modern animal production practices are associated with regular use of antimicrobials, potentially increasing selection pressure on bacteria to become resistant. Despite the significant potential...

Author(s)
Boeckel, T. P. van; Brower, C.; Gilbert, M.; Grenfell, B. T.; Levin, S. A.; Robinson, T. P.; Teillant, A.; Laxminarayan, R.
Publisher
National Academy of Sciences, Washington, USA
Citation
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 2015, 112, 18, pp 5649-5654

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