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In the Northern Sierra of Oaxaca, Mexico, the municipalities of Santa Catarina Lachato and San Juan Chicomezúchil present contrasting characteristics regarding the management of agrobiodiversity. In order to compare the diversity and uses of backyard animals, an ethnozoological evaluation was made...

Author(s)
Gómez-Luna, R. E.; Vásquez-Dávila, M. A.; Manzanero-Medina, G. I.
Publisher
Red CONBIAND, Córdoba, Spain
Citation
Actas Iberoamericanas de Conservación Animal, 2017, 10, pp 164-168
Abstract

These proceedings presents abstracts of papers from the XLI Meeting of the Mexican Association of Animal Production and Food Security, AC and VII National Meeting on Agriculture and Pasture Systems, held in Merida, Yucatan, Mexico last 02 to 04 Jul 2014. Topics of papers focused on agro and...

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Martínez-Loperena, R.; Ayala-Burgos, A.; Solorio-Sánchez, J.; Castelán-Ortega, O.
Publisher
Facultad de Medicina Veterinaria y Zootecnia, Universidad Autonoma de Yucatan, Yucatan, Mexico
Citation
Tropical and Subtropical Agroecosystems, 2014, 17, 2, pp 325-435
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Over the last decade many emerging economies, and in particular Brazil, have established themselves as major players in global food animal production. Within these countries much of the increase in food animal production has been achieved by the adoption of intensive housing systems similar to...

Author(s)
Keyserlingk, M. A. G. von; Hötzel, M. J.
Publisher
Springer, Dordrecht, Netherlands
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Journal of Agricultural & Environmental Ethics, 2015, 28, 1, pp 179-195
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The objective of this work was to characterize general and social aspects of goat production systems in the State of Tlaxcala, México. Literature review and a survey to 116 farmers across the State were carried out. For 50% of the farmers, the production purpose is saving and self-consumption, for...

Author(s)
Ambrocio, S. J. I.; Quiroz, M. M. I.; Salvador, F. O.; Lucas, T. J. de; Pérez, R. M. A.
Publisher
Sociedad Española de Ovinotecnia y Caprinotecnia (SEOC), Ourense, Spain
Citation
XXXIX Congreso Nacional de la Sociedad Española de Ovinotecnia y Caprinotecnia (SEOC), XV Congreso Internacional, Ourense, España, 17-19 de septiembre de 2014, 2014, pp 486-492
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Animal health is a foundation stone of agricultural production, and thus is particularly important in the development of teaching, research and technology transfer. The Escuela Agrícola Panamericana (EAP) has been known since its beginnings in the 40's for its good performance in animal production...

Author(s)
Hincapié, J. J.
Publisher
Zamorano Academic Press, Tegucigalpa, Honduras
Citation
CEIBA, 2011, 52, 1, pp 3-12
Abstract

This paper analyses the behaviour of national livestock production through valuing indicators of productivity (IP), and identifies their economic variables. Data from 1966 to 1999 were collected regarding to livestock stocks, prices, products and inputs. With this information we estimated (a)...

Author(s)
Espinosa García, J. A.
Publisher
Instituto Nacional de Investigaciones Forestales, Agrícolas y Pecuarias (INIFAP), Mexico City, Mexico
Citation
Técnica Pecuaria en México, 2001, 39, 2, pp 127-138
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These proceedings include 5 seminal papers and 27 case studies on developing breeding strategies for lower input animal production environments. The seminal papers emphasize breeding goal definition, structures and procedures for straight-breeding, structures and procedures for crossbreeding and...

Author(s)
Galal, S.; Boyazoglu, J.; Hammond, K.
Publisher
International Committee for Animal Recording (ICAR), Roma, Italy
Citation
ICAR Technical Series, 2000, No.3, pp iii + 570 pp.

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