Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Livestock Health and Farming

Edited by Muhammad Abubakar

National Veterinary Laboratory

Livestock Health and Farming provides a detailed description of key aspects of livestock health issues and farming practices. Chapters cover such topics as antimicrobial resistance in livestock, nutrition and its role in animal health and farming, nutrition and health management in dairy animals, and livestock feeding in semi-arid regions.

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Livestock Health and FarmingEdited by Muhammad Abubakar

Published: April 22nd 2020

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.77836

ISBN: 978-1-78985-904-1

Print ISBN: 978-1-78985-903-4

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-78984-636-2

Copyright year: 2020

Books open for chapter submissions

2227 Total Chapter Downloads

1 Dimensions Citations


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1. Introductory Chapter: Livestock Health and Farming - Regional to Global Perspectives

By Muhammad Abubakar, Abdullah Iqbal, Shumaila Manzoor and Muhammad Javed Arshed


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2. Antimicrobial Resistance and Rational Use of Antimicrobials in Livestock: Developing Countries’ Perspective

By Hans Ram Meena and Vikash Kumar


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3. Farm Animals’ Health Behaviours: An Essential Communicative Signal for Farmers’ Veterinary Care and Sustainable Production

By Okanlade Adesokan Lawal-Adebowale


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4. Nutrition and Health-Management in Dairy Production

By Albert Sundrum


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5. Nutrients Cycle within Swine Production: Generation, Characteristics, Treatment and Revaluation

By Cristina Alejandra Villamar and Cristóbal Sardá


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6. Livestock Feeds and Feeding in Semi-Arid Areas of Southern Africa

By Clarice Princess Mudzengi, Everson Dahwa and Clayton Simbarashe Kapembeza


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7. Climate Change Mitigation in Livestock Production: Nonconventional Feedstuffs and Alternative Additives

By Pámanes-Carrasco Gerardo, Herrera-Torres Esperanza, Murillo-Ortiz Manuel and Reyes-Jáquez Damián


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8. Water Use and Dairy Production System: An Indian Experience

By G. Letha Devi, Anjumoni Mech, Sejian Veerasamy, Ravikiran Gorti and Mukund A. Kataktalware


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