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Genetic aspects of productive and reproductive traits in a Murrah buffalo herd in São Paulo, Brazil
(Journal of Animal Breeding and Genetics-zeitschrift Fur Tierzuchtung Und Zuchtungsbiologie, 2000-10-01) [Artigo]
This study investigated genetic trends of some productive and reproductive traits in a herd of Murrah buffalo raised in São Paulo, Brazil. Variance components for milk production (Mr), length of lactation (LL), calving ...
Suckling and allosuckling in river buffalo calves and its relation with weight gain
(Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 2000-02-01) [Artigo]
The aim of the present study was to investigate if river buffalo calves (Bubalus bubalis) have equal access to all cows and if milk is thus equally available to all of them. We recorded suckling/allosuckling behaviour and ...
A kinetic model of phosphorus metabolism in growing goats
(Journal of Animal Science, 2000-10-01) [Artigo]
The effect of increasing phosphorus (P) intake on P utilization was investigated in balance experiments using 12 Saanen goats, 4 to 5 mo of age and weighing 20 to 30 kg. The goats were given similar diets with various ...