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Dairy Cows : Nutrition, Fertility and Milk Production.

Author/Creator:
Marek, Russell E.
Publication:
Hauppauge : Nova Science Publishers, Incorporated, 2011.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (213 pages)
Series:
Animal Science, Issues and Professions
Animal Science, Issues and Professions
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Subjects:
Dairy cattle -- Diseases.
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Electronic books.
Contents:
Intro
DAIRY COWS: NUTRITION, FERTILITY AND MILK PRODUCTION
DAIRY COWS: NUTRITION, FERTILITY AND MILK PRODUCTION
Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data
CONTENTS
PREFACE
Chapter 1 MASTITIS AND BOVINE MILK PRODUCTION
ABSTRACT
INTRODUCTION - MASTITIS COSTS
SYMPTOMS OF MASTITIS
BACTERIAL MASTITIS PATHOGENS
Contagious Pathogens: Staphylococcusaureus
Streptococcus dysgalactiae
Coagulase Negative Staphylococci
Streptococcus agalactiae
Other Contagious Pathogens
Environmental Pathogens: Escherichia coli
Streptococcus uberis
Klebsiella pneumoniae
Pseudomonas aeruginosa
TREATMENT
Antibiotic Therapy
Probiotics
Bacteriocins
Cytokine Therapy
Phage Therapy
PREVENTION AND CONTROL
Farm Management Practices
Nutrition
Vaccines
Breeding for Disease Resistance
Transgenic Animals
CONCERNS FOR THE INDUSTRY
CONCLUSION
REFERENCES
Chapter 2 OXIDATIVE STRESS AND REPRODUCTIVE DISORDERS IN DAIRY COWS
ABSTRACT
INTRODUCTION
OXIDATIVE STRESS
Reactive Oxygen Species (ROS)
Superoxide Anion (·O2-)
Hydrogen Peroxide (H2O2)
Hydroxyl Radical (·OH)
Antioxidant System
ROS and Reproductive Processes
ROS and Steroidogenesis
ROS and the Ovary
PATHOPHYSIOLOGY OF THE PERIPARTURIENT PERIOD
CYSTIC OVARIAN FOLLICLES
Definition
Incidence, Etiology and Pathogenesis
COF Classification and Clinical Signs
Distribution and Diagnosis
Prevention
Prognosis and Treatment
Follicular Cyst
Luteal Cysts
POSTPARTURIENT UTERINE DISEASES
Metritis
Risk Factors for Metritis
Reproductive Diseases
Metabolic Disorders
Retained Placenta and Breed Interaction
CONCLUSION
REFERENCES
Chapter 3 PRODUCTION DISEASES IN DAIRY HERDS: MONITORING TRANSITION COWS
ABSTRACT
INTRODUCTION
PRODUCTION DISEASES.
TRANSITION PERIOD
BLOOD PROFILES
NEGATIVE ENERGY BALANCE
BODY PROTEIN STATUS
MACRO-MINERALS BALANCES
MONITORING PRODUCTION DISEASES
REFERENCES
Chapter 4 INCREASING THE VALUE IN DAIRY CHAINS MAINLY SUPPLIED BY SMALL SCALE FARMS: CASE STUDY FROM MOROCCO
ABSTRACT
INTRODUCTION
CONTEXT OF THE STUDY: MILK PRODUCTION IN MOROCCO
A DIAGNOSIS OF A SAMPLE OF IRRIGATED SMALL SCALE DAIRY CATTLE FARMS
AN INTERVENTION TO INCREASE MILK YIELD PER COW THROUGH CORRECT FEEDING
MODELING MILK QUALITY PARAMETERS IN RELATION TO REARING PRACTICES
CONCLUSION
REFERENCES
Chapter 5 GENETIC PARAMETERS FOR CLINICAL MASTITIS AND SOMATIC CELL COUNT FOR HOLSTEIN COWS MANAGED UNDER MEDITERRANEAN CLIMATIC CONDITIONS IN TUNISIA
ABSTRACT
1. INTRODUCTION
2. MATERIAL AND METHODS
2.1. Data
2.2. Statistical Analysis
RESULTS AND DISCUSSIONS
Descriptive Statistics
Analysis of Variance
Univariate Analyses
Bivariate Analyses
CONCLUSION
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS
REFERENCES
Chapter 6 INCIDENCE OF HYPOCALCEMIA AND ITS CA HOMEOSTASIS MECHANISM IN PERIPARTURIENT COWS FROM THREE INTENSIVE DAIRY FARMS OF HEILONGJIANG
ABSTRACT
ABBREVIATIONS
MATERIALS AND METHODS
Animals
Sample Collection and Treatment
Plasma Analysis
Hypocalcaemia and Milk Fever
Statistical Analysis
RESULTS
DISCUSSION
CONCLUSION
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS
REFERENCES
Chapter 7 HAEMODYNAMIC CHANGES OF THE SUPER-OVULATED CORPUS LUTEUM IN CATTLE
ABSTRACT
INTRODUCTION
MATERIALS AND METHODS
Experimental Design
Monitoring of Corpus Luteum Development
Blood Collection and Hormonal Determination
Statistical Analysis
RESULTS
Ovarian Response to the Super-ovulation Protocol
Morphological Changes of the Haemodynamics of the Super-ovulated CL:
CL Area, Blood Flow Area, Blood Flow Area % and TAMXV.
Progesterone
DISCUSSION
CONCLUSION
REFERENCES
INDEX.
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Other format:
Print version: Marek, Russell E. Dairy Cows: Nutrition, Fertility and Milk Production
ISBN:
9781621009887
9781611229585
OCLC:
778376723