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The use of clenbuterol in livestock production entails risks to human health that must be characterized and managed by the agricultural and health authorities. This work evaluated the results of the health surveillance program of this compound in bovine meat products that are commercialized in...

Author(s)
Chávez-Almazán, L. A.; Díaz-Ortiz, J. A.; Garibo-Ruiz, D.; Alarcón-Romero, M. A.; Mata-Diaz, M. A.; Pérez-Cruz, B.; Godoy-Galeana, E.
Publisher
Instituto Nacional de Investigaciones Forestales, Agrícolas y Pecuarias (INIFAP), Mexico City, Mexico
Citation
Revista Mexicana de Ciencias Pecuarias, 2019, 10, 1, pp 186-198
Abstract

Family farming is still the main source of income for many people in the tropical regions of the world. At the same time, modern society is quickly becoming more aware of the welfare of animals for human consumption. The main objective of this study was to illustrate the need to modify certain...

Author(s)
Hernandez, A.; Berg, C.; Eriksson, S.; Edstam, L.; Orihuela, A.; Leon, H.; Galina, C.
Publisher
Universities Federation for Animal Welfare (UFAW), Wheathampstead, UK
Citation
Animal Welfare, 2017, 26, 2, pp 177-184
Abstract

This study was carried out in a predominantly indigenous area in southeast Mexico, at the XIV economic region "Tulijá-Tseltal-Chol" in Chiapas, in order to recognize the existing cattle production systems found there. To do so, 318 interviews were made throughout the municipalities that make up...

Author(s)
Velázquez-Avendaño, J. A.; Perezgrovas-Garza, R.
Publisher
Colegio de Postgraduados, Montecillo, Mexico
Citation
Agrociencia (Montecillo), 2017, 51, 3, pp 285-297
Abstract

The objective of the study was to characterize virulence genes and subtype Escherichia coli O157:H7 and O157:H(-) isolates obtained from a vertically integrated feedlot slaughter plant in Mexico. A total of 1,695 samples were collected from feedlots, holding pens, colon contents, hides, and...

Author(s)
Narváez-Bravo, C.; Echeverry, A.; Miller, M. F.; Rodas-González, A.; Brashears, M. T.; Aslam, M.; Brashears, M. M.
Publisher
International Association for Food Protection, Des Moines, USA
Citation
Journal of Food Protection, 2015, 78, 2, pp 264-272
Abstract

Salmonella is a foodborne pathogen that commonly inhabits the gastrointestinal tract of a healthy feedlot cattle and can be transferred to the carcass surface during hide removal and evisceration procedures. Numerous investigations on Salmonella prevalence throughout different stages of the beef...

Author(s)
Martínez-Chávez, L.; Cabrera-Diaz, E.; Pérez-Montaño, J. A.; Garay-Martínez, L. E.; Varela-Hernández, J. J.; Castillo, A.; Lucia, L.; Ávila-Novoa, M. G.; Cardona-López, M. A.; Gutiérrez-González, P.; Martínez-Gonzáles, N. E.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
International Journal of Food Microbiology, 2015, 210, pp 149-155
Abstract

In the municipality of Tecpatan, Chiapas, in Southeastern Mexico, traditional agrosilvopastoral systems of dairy production have great potential for conversion to the organic production model. The objective of this study was to characterize silvopastoral systems and evaluate the potential of...

Author(s)
Nahed-Toral, J.; Sanchez-Munoz, B.; Mena, Y.; Ruiz-Rojas, J.; Aguilar-Jimenez, R.; Castel, J. M.; Asis Ruiz, F. de; Orantes-Zebadua, M.; Manzur-Cruz, A.; Cruz-Lopez, J.; Delgadillo-Puga, C.
Publisher
Medwell Online, Faisalabad, Pakistan
Citation
Journal of Animal and Veterinary Advances, 2012, 11, 17, pp 3081-3093
Abstract

The aim of this study is to analyze the cultural and economic importance of familial animal husbandry as a rural production system in the families of the community of Juan Nepomuceno Álvarez. Fifty-three questionnaires were applied in family units. The system of production is traditional, with...

Author(s)
García Flores, A.; Guzmán Gómez, E.
Publisher
Universidade Estadual de Feira de Santana, Bahia, Brazil
Citation
Sitientibus - Série Ciências Biológicas, 2014, 14, pp unpaginated
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It developed a tool that can collect information on social sector projects in cattle during the period 2003 to 2007 in the State of Sonora, developed a virtual platform on the support systems for education with Internet technologies 2 (SAETI2) for five regions of the state of Sonora geographically...

Author(s)
Aguilar Trejo, C. M.; Zazueta Quijada, S. E.; Fierros Castro, R. K.
Publisher
Universidad de Oriente Press, Maturin, Venezuela
Citation
Revista Cientifica UDO Agricola, 2010, 10, 1, pp 109-114
Abstract

The presentation and spreading of zoonoses in the animal production systems are influenced by environmental, biological social, economical, technological and political factors. The peasant production systems in Mexico, is characterised by the use family working force, restricted economical...

Author(s)
Gutiérrez-Ruiz, E. J.; Zapata-Villalobos, D.; Sierra-Lira, E. M.
Publisher
Universidad Autónoma del Estado de México, Toluca, Mexico
Citation
Opportunities and challenges for smallholder ruminant systems in Latin America: resource management, food safety, quality and market access, 2008, pp 251-260
Abstract

Leptospirosis is a zoonotic infectious disease with a worldwide distribution. WHO classifies this disease as reemergent and it represents risk to human health with economical repercussion to animal reproduction. Leptospirosis occurs with higher frequency in countries with tropical weather. A...

Author(s)
Cárdenas-Marrufo, M. F.; Vado-Solís, I.; Pérez-Osorio, C. E.; Segura-Correa, J. C.
Publisher
Facultad de Medicina Veterinaria y Zootecnia, Universidad Autonoma de Yucatan, Yucatan, Mexico
Citation
Tropical and Subtropical Agroecosystems, 2011, 14, 1, pp 185-189

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