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Cover for Veal calves.

This chapter presents the techniques applied by farmers to produce veal calves with whiter flesh or meat. Focus is given on intensive farming techniques, its advantages and disadvantages and economic and animal welfare issues.

Author(s)
Harrison, R.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781780642840)
Type
Book chapter
AbstractFull Text

Imidocarb (IMD) is a veterinary drug that has been used for over 30 years in the treatment and prophylaxis of parasitic diseases. Its use in food-producing animals has led to the establishment of maximum residue limits (MRLs). Recent investigations have concluded that IMD is widely used in cattle...

Author(s)
Traynor, I. M.; Thompson, C. S.; Armstrong, L.; Fodey, T. L.; Danaher, M.; Jordan, K.; Kennedy, D. G.; Crooks, S. R. H.
Publisher
Board of the EuroResidue Conferences Foundation, Egmond aan Zee, Netherlands
Citation
Residues of veterinary drugs in food. Proceedings of the EuroResidue VII Conference, Egmond aan Zee, The Netherlands, 14-16 May, 2012. Volume 1, 2 and 3, 2012, pp 595-600
AbstractFull Text

Nitroxynil is an anthelmintic mainly used for the control of liver fluke in sheep and cattle. Nitroxynil is not permitted for use during an animal's lactation period however concerns regarding the treatment of dairy cows at any time with anthelmintic products have been raised. Maximum residue...

Author(s)
Traynor, I. M.; Thompson, C. S.; Armstrong, L.; Whelan, M.; Danaher, M.; Kennedy, D. G.; Crooks, S. R. H.
Publisher
Board of the EuroResidue Conferences Foundation, Egmond aan Zee, Netherlands
Citation
Residues of veterinary drugs in food. Proceedings of the EuroResidue VII Conference, Egmond aan Zee, The Netherlands, 14-16 May, 2012. Volume 1, 2 and 3, 2012, pp 659-664
Abstract

Some recorded movements of cattle and sheep during the initial phase of the 2001 Foot-and-Mouth Disease (FMD) outbreak in the UK, before the ban on animal movements was imposed, are analysed descriptively using Social Network Analysis (SNA) techniques. The phenomenon of diffusion within the network ...

Author(s)
Ortiz-Pelaez, A.; Pfeiffer, D. U.; Soares-Magalhães, R. J.; Guitian, F. J.
Publisher
Society for Veterinary Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Roslin, UK
Citation
Society for Veterinary Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine. Proceedings of a meeting held at Exeter, UK, 29-31 March 2006, 2006, pp 164-176
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Author(s)
Cox, A.
Publisher
Institute of Animal Health, Newbury, UK
Citation
British Mastitis Conference 2005, Warwickshire, UK, 12th October 2005, 2005, pp 61
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Relationships between body composition and ultrasonic measurements in lactating dairy cows.

The present study involves ultrasonic measurements and determination of body composition of 146 Holstein × Friesian lactating cows offered grass silage-based diets ad libitum. The ultrasonic measurements were recorded 3 or 4 days prior to slaughter, including back fat (BF) thickness and depth and...

Author(s)
Agnew, R. E.; Yan, T.; Patterson, D. C.; Mayne, C. S.
ISBN
2006 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9781845930059)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper

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