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Transfer of manure from livestock farms to crop fields as fertilizer using an ant inspired approach
(ISPRS Annals of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences, 2020-08-03) Gestió Integral de Residus Orgànics
Intensive livestock production might have a negative environmental impact, by producing large amounts of animal excrements, which, if not properly managed, can contaminate nearby water bodies with ...
Effects of a high-fat-diet supplemented with probiotics and ω3-fatty acids on appetite regulatory neuropeptides and neurotransmitters in a pig model
(Beneficial Microbes, 2020-07-28) Benestar Animal; Qualitat i Tecnologia Alimentària; Genètica i Millora Animal
The pig is a valuable animal model to study obesity in humans due to the physiological similarity between humans and pigs in terms of digestive and associated metabolic processes. The dietary use of ...
Using compositional mixed-effects models to evaluate responses to amino acid supplementation in milk replacers for calves
(Journal of Dairy Science, 2021-04-15) Producció de Remugants
The consequences of supplementing Lys, Met, and Thr in milk replacers (MR) for calves have been widely studied, but scarce information exists about potential roles of other AA (whether essential or not). ...
A toxicokinetic study reflecting the absorption, distribution, metabolism and excretion of deoxynivalenol in broiler chickens
(Journal of Applied Animal Research, 2021-06-26) Nutrició Animal
To identify the specific biomarkers of exposure of DON in chickens, a toxicokinetic study was performed via oral or intravenous application of deoxynivalenol (DON). Doses of 0.75 and 2.25 mg DON/kg of ...