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Genetic variants of β-lactoglobulin (β-LG) A and B have been associated with milk production and composition, which can vary between dairy breeds. The aim of this study was to determine the relationship of genetic variants of β-LG with milk composition and production of Holstein cows (H) and...

Author(s)
Meza-Nieto, M. A.; González-Córdova, A. F.; Becerril-Pérez, C. M.; Rosendo-Ponce, A.; Díaz-Rivera, P.; Ruíz-López, F. de J.; Vallejo-Cordoba, B.
Publisher
Colegio de Postgraduados, Montecillo, Mexico
Citation
Agrociencia (Montecillo), 2012, 46, 1, pp 15-22
Abstract

An evaluation was done of productive and reproductive performance in Bos taurus (BT) × Bos indicus (BI) cattle in a dual-purpose system under tropical conditions in the state of Tabasco, Mexico. Records were from the UACH-URUSSE production unit, Teapa, Tabasco, and covered the years 1994 to 2011....

Author(s)
Arce Recinos, C.; Aranda Ibáñez, E. M.; Osorio Arce, M. M.; González Garduño, R.; Díaz Rivera, P.; Hinojosa Cuellar, J. A.
Publisher
Instituto Nacional de Investigaciones Forestales, Agrícolas y Pecuarias (INIFAP), Mexico City, Mexico
Citation
Revista Mexicana de Ciencias Pecuarias, 2017, 8, 1, pp 83-91
AbstractFull Text

The aim of this study was to identify the technology components used in livestock systems with Tropical Dairy Creole (CLT) Reyna and socioeconomic characteristics of farmers who use this race. The study was conducted in the provinces of Cartago and Guanacaste, Costa Rica in May-July 2011. We...

Author(s)
Vilaboa-Arroniz, J.; Quirós-Madrigal, O.; Díaz-Rivera, P.; WingChing-Jones, R.; Brower-Keating, N.; Zetina-Córdoba, P.
Publisher
Estacion Experimental Fabio Baudrit Moreno, Alajuela, Costa Rica
Citation
Agronomía Mesoamericana, 2012, 23, 1, pp 167-178
AbstractFull Text

The Criollo Lechero Tropical (CLT) bovines are considered a racial group native to America, with good potential for milk production based on pasture. These breeds have a lower production volume, but higher milk quality (total solids) and resistance to stress in tropical climates, compared with...

Author(s)
Vilaboa Arroniz, J.; Quirós Madrigal, O. J.; Díaz Rivera, P.; Zetina Córdoba, P.
Publisher
Instituto de Zootecnia, Facultad de Veterinaria, Córdoba, Spain
Citation
Archivos de Zootecnia, 2012, 61, R, pp 31-39
Abstract

The purpose of this study was to characterize the socioeconomic and technological components present in dual purpose cattle in the area of Papaloapan, Veracruz, Mexico. A survey was designed, and semi-structured interviews with producers in the local livestock associations and cattle ranches of the ...

Author(s)
Vilaboa-Arroniz, J.; Díaz-Rivera, P.; Ruiz-Rosado, O.; Platas-Rosado, D. E.; González-Muñoz, S.; Juárez-Lagunes, F.
Publisher
Facultad de Medicina Veterinaria y Zootecnia, Universidad Autonoma de Yucatan, Yucatan, Mexico
Citation
Tropical and Subtropical Agroecosystems, 2010, 10, 1, pp 53-62
Abstract

The genetic variants (A and B) of the β-lactoglobulin in cow's milk has been associated with important technological properties in dairy processing. The objectives of this study were to determine the genetic variants and to estimate the phenotypic frequencies of β-lactoglobulin (β-LG) in cow's milk ...

Author(s)
Meza-Nieto, M. A.; González-Córdova, A. F.; Becerril-Pérez, C. M.; Ruíz-López, F. J.; Díaz-Rivera, P.; Vallejo-Cordoba, B.
Publisher
Colegio de Postgraduados, Montecillo, Mexico
Citation
Agrociencia (Montecillo), 2010, 44, 5, pp 531-539
Abstract

The Municipality of Las Choapas has the second most important dual purpose (DP) inventory (241,432) of the State of Veracruz, Mexico. At State level occupies first place in economic contribution for meat production (MEX$ 443,663) and fifth place for milk production (MEX $ 127,777). The aim...

Author(s)
Oros Noyola, V.; Díaz Rivera, P.; Vilaboa Arroniz, J.; Martínez Dávila, J. P.; Torres Hernández, G.
Publisher
Facultad de Ciencias Veterinarias, Universidad del Zulia, Maracaibo, Venezuela
Citation
Revista Cientifica, Facultad de Ciencias Veterinarias, Universidad del Zulia, 2011, 21, 1, pp 57-63
Abstract

Grazing behavior, diet selection and weight gain of heifers (with or without social models) were assessed in an unfamiliar site containing high plant diversity. The study was performed within a tropical forest ecosystem containing a mixture of grass forb/herb, shrub and tree species. Ten...

Author(s)
Velázquez-Martínez, M.; López-Ortiz, S.; Hernández-Mendo, O.; Díaz-Rivera, P.; Pérez-Elizalde, S.; Gallegos-Sánchez, J.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Livestock Science, 2010, 131, 1, pp 73-82

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