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Five crossbred dairy cows were used in a 5×5 Latin square design in order to evaluate the effects of diets based on sugar cane and elephant grass and corn silages on nutrients intake and digestibility, as well as on milk production and composition. The evaluated diets were: 60% of sugar cane+40%...

Author(s)
Oliveira, I. S. de; Cabral, L. da S.; Zervoudakis, J. T.; Abreu, J. G. de; Rodrigues, R. C.; Morenz, M. J. F.
Publisher
CIPAV Foundation, Cali, Colombia
Citation
Livestock Research for Rural Development, 2011, 23, 11, pp 224
Abstract

Economic benefits of preservation of fodder in the form of silage for farmers specialising in milk and meat production in Brazil are discussed. Information is included on the process of silage making, different types of silos and considerations determining the size of silos. Mathematical models are ...

Author(s)
Novaes, L. P.; Lopes, F. C. F.; Carneiro, J. da C.
Publisher
Embrapa Gado de Leite, Juiz de Fora, Brazil
Citation
Comunicado Técnico - Embrapa Gado de Leite, 2004, No.43, pp 10 pp.
Abstract

A study was conducted during 1992-94 at the Embrapa Gado de Leite, Coronel Pacheco, MG, Brazil, to determine the relationship between variables relating to the consumption of elephant grass (P. purpureum) by lactating Holstein x Zebu cows. Variables studied included number of days in milk, fat and...

Author(s)
Lopes, F. C. F.; Rodriguez, N. M.; Aroeira, L. J. M.; Sampaio, I. B. M.; Deresz, F.; Borges, I.; Paciullo, D. S. C.; Berchielli, T. T.
Publisher
Escola de Veterinária, Universidad Federal de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Citation
Arquivo Brasileiro de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, 2004, 56, 1, pp 52-60
Abstract

This study evaluated the milk production potential of Mott elephant grass pasture in Santa Catarina, Brazil during January-April 2000. The free stall used in the farm was the control production system. The grazing cows were fed with 10 kg dry matter of leaf blade/100 kg liveweight/day of forage....

Author(s)
Almeida, E. X. de; Baade, E. A. S.
Publisher
Empresa Catarinense de Pesquisa Agropecuária S.A., Departamento de Informação e Documentação (EMPASC), Florianópolis, Brazil
Citation
Agropecuária Catarinense, 2004, 17, 2, pp 80-83
Abstract

Studies on milk production which were carried out by Embrapa Grado de Leite, Brazil, during 1980-99 are summarized. The performance of dairy cattle and milk production were investigated on pastures of Melinis minutiflora and Brachiaria decumbens, winter forage, Angola grass (Brachiaria mutica), ...

Author(s)
Cóser, A. C.; Martins, C. E.; Deresz, F.
Publisher
Centro Nacional de Pesquisa de Gado de Leite, EMBRAPA, Juiz de Fora, Brazil
Citation
Circular Técnica - Embrapa Centro Nacional de Pesquisa de Gado de Leite, 2000, No.61, pp 32 pp.

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