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Milk production in the tropics : With special reference to the Philippines : A dissertation submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the Postgraduate Diploma in Agricultural Science in the University of Canterbury [Lincoln College]
(Lincoln College, University of Canterbury, 1979)
Milk for direct human consumption and for manufacturing milk products is obtained from many kinds of domestic livestock, but approximately 90 per cent of the world's supply is produced by various types of domestic cattle ...
Maximising the subterranean clover content on a summer-dry Wairarapa hill-country farm through grazing management
(New Zealand Grassland Association, 2019-11-04)
Tokaroa Farm is a 608-ha sheep and beef farm, in the Wairarapa. Paddock slopes range from flat to steep (>25°) with a predominance of gentler north facing slopes and steeper south facing slopes. Annual rainfall is 810 mm ...
Transcriptome analysis reveals genes involved in thermogenesis in two cold-exposed sheep breeds
Thermogenesis plays an important role in the survival of sheep exposed to low temperatures; however, little is known about the genetic mechanisms underlying cold adaptation in sheep. We examined 6 Altay (A) and 6 Hu (H) ...
Got waste: Knowledge, behavior and self-assessment on food waste of university students in Germany
(Wageningen Academic Publishers, 2021-02-02)
The paper analyzes German students’ interest, perceived importance, knowledge, and behavior regarding food waste. This target group was expected to differ from the general population in terms of food consumption (shopping, ...