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Beef cattle production in developing countries

Conference on Beef Cattle Production in Developing Countries Edinburgh 1974.

Beef cattle production in developing countries

proceedings of the conference held in Edinburgh from the 1st to 6th September 1974 organized by the Centre for Tropical Veterinary Medicine

by Conference on Beef Cattle Production in Developing Countries Edinburgh 1974.

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Published by University of Edinburgh, Centre for Tropical Veterinary Medicine in [Roslin] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Developing countries
    • Subjects:
    • Beef cattle -- Developing countries -- Congresses.,
    • Beef cattle -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies and index.

      Statementedited by A. J. Smith.
      ContributionsSmith, A. J. 1935-, University of Edinburgh. Centre for Tropical Veterinary Medicine.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsSF207 .C64 1974
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 487 p. :
      Number of Pages487
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4292556M
      ISBN 100852242948
      LC Control Number78320193

      The beef cattle course offers knowledge into the key principles of intensive and extensive beef cattle production systems, herd management, breeding, nutrition and health and disease management. This popular course gives students the opportunity to learn the principles of . In spite of the general nature of its title, this book is concerned almost entirely with beef production in Australia. It is divided into 4 parts: Husbandry (64 pp.); Systems of production (46 pp.); Regions ( pp.); and Improvements and future outlook (68 pp.). Of these, only Part I is of a general nature, covering the classification and world distribution of cattle, reproduction, lactation, Cited by:

      Jeffrey W. Savell, in Lawrie´s Meat Science (Eighth Edition), Conclusions and Future Trends. Meat production is an important part of the world economy with important contributions to local, national, and international trade. There may be multiple paths to the future of meat production. The first may be as consumers in developing countries gain more purchasing power, the demand for. We are in the cattle rearing business because we want to leverage on the vast opportunities available in the livestock farming industry, to contribute our quota in growing the U.S. economy, in national food (meat) production, raw materials production for industries, to export agriculture produce from the United States to other countries and.

      Beef Cattle Production Systems of commercial beef cattle production may be divided into three general categories: (1) the cow­ calf segment which produces weaned feeder calves for further grazing and/or feeding, (2) the backgrounding or stocker phase of production in which body weight.   A growing desire for meat, particularly in the developing world, is going to shift consumption and demand patterns, says a leading livestock Your reading list .


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