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Reducing supplementation frequency for Nellore beef steers grazing tropical pastures
(Scientia Agricola, 2014-03-01) [Artigo]
Reduced supplementation frequency is a broadly applied management practice. Ruminants consuming low quality forages/pastures, supplemented less than once daily are able to maintain body weight gain (BWG), efficiency of use ...
Greenhouse gas balance and carbon footprint of beef cattle in three contrasting pasture-management systems in Brazil
(Journal of Cleaner Production, 2017-01-20) [Artigo]
Integrated Systems (IS) have been identified as an efficient land-management strategy for restoring degraded areas worldwide, increasing crops and beef yields and providing technical potential for carbon (C) sequestration ...
Characterization of condensed tannins from native legumes of the Brazilian northeastern semi-arid
(Scientia Agricola, 2006-12-01) [Artigo]
Apesar da possível influência do tanino sobre o valor nutritivo das forrageiras da Caatinga, poucos são os estudos que avaliam a concentração de taninos nestas plantas. O objetivo do presente estudo foi caracterizar os ...
Effects of supplementation frequency on the ruminal fermentation and enteric methane production of beef cattle grazing in tropical pastures
(Revista Brasileira De Zootecnia-brazilian Journal Of Animal Science, 2014-11-01) [Artigo]
The objective of this study was to evaluate the characteristics of ruminal fermentation and enteric methane production in beef cattle subjected to different supplementation frequencies while grazing on Brachiaria brizantha ...