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Scientists Rally ’Round the Range
Rangelands in the western United States provide essential grazingland for hundreds of thousands of cattle and other livestock as well as a home for a vast array of native plants and animals. With this in mind Agricultural Research Service scientists across...
Antibiotic Use in Food Animals
Broad concern and confusion about antibiotic use on farms have been expressed by the general public and policymakers, according to a white paper published from the 2011 National Institute for Animal Agriculture Symposium Proceedings on Antibiotic Use...
Understanding and Improving Dairy Fertility: Fertility & Reproduction
An overview of the latest understanding of the genetic regulation and physiology of important aspects of fertility from the final scientific report from the EU group, Sustainable Animal Breeding (SABRE) subtitled 'Cutting Edge Genomics for Sustainable...
Tools for Science and Selection: Numerical Genomics
Traits of economical importance can be identified through genomic analysis. An overview of the reasons for genomic analysis and software tool development from the final scientific report from the EU group, Sustainable Animal Breeding (SABRE) is presented...
Demonstration Studies in Dairy Cattle: Genomic Selection
The final scientific report from the EU group, Sustainable Animal Breeding (SABRE), subtitled 'Cutting Edge Genomics for Sustainable Animal Breeding', explains how genomic selection could be used in practice in two dairy cattle populations. ...
Demand Rising For US Genetics In Eastern Europe
Poland’s demand for US dairy genetics continues to expand, with seven months 2011 trade data showing a 10 per cent increase over same period 2010. For 2010, Poland’s imports total 1.183 million, an increase of $300,000 or 46 per cent over 2009....
Ten Steps To Buying The Right Bull
Dr Scott P. Greiner, Extension Animal Scientist at VirginiaTech college outlines the 10 important steps to guide you through the process of buying a bull....
Japan – Livestock and Products Annual 2011
SNIPPET, according to Kakuyu Obara, in the latest GAIN Report from the USDA Foreign Agricultural Service....
Venezuela – Livestock and Products Annual 2011
SNIPPET, according to Clara Nuñez in the latest GAIN Report from the USDA Foreign Agricultural Service. ...
Canada – Livestock and Products Annual 2011
Cattle and hog herds are expected to stabilise in 2012, according to Mihai Lupescu in the latest GAIN Report from the USDA Foreign Agricultural Service....
China – Livestock and Products Annual 2011
SNIPPET, according to Michael Woolsey and Jianping Zhang in the latest GAIN Report from the USDA Foreign Agricultural Service. ...
Animart Legend Heat Detection System
The Legend Heat Detection System from Animart was awarded a place in the Dairy Herd Management top 10 innovative products of 2011. Charlotte Johnston, TheCattleSite editor finds out more about the product....
Brazil Grain and Feed Update November 2011
The USDA Foreign Agricultural Service has raised its 2011/12 corn forecast 9 million metric tons (mmt) to 64 mmt in response to attractive export prices, better seed varieties, and an increased second corn crop....
Taiwan Dairy and Products Annual Report 2011
Taiwan’s fluid milk production is forecast to reach about 379,000 metric tons in calendar year (CY) 2012, an increase of four per cent above the estimated CY 2011 production level, according to teh USDA Foreign Agricultural Service....
Using PLI To Breed For Profit
In the last 10 years, genetic indices for dairy cattle across the world have been moving toward the breeding of a more sustainable cow with a shift towards lifetime production rather than lactation production. ...
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