Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Milk Production

An Up-to-Date Overview of Animal Nutrition, Management and Health

Edited by Narongsak Chaiyabutr

Chulalongkorn University, Thailand

Book "Milk Production - An Up-to-Date Overview of Animal Nutrition, Management and Health" is organized into three main sections, and is concerned with the animal nutrition, animal management and, breeding and animal health. This book permits the reader's exposure to the expert's experience and scientific style of interpreting and integrating available data into his own views. This book will be useful for students, researchers, teaching staff, practicing professionals connected with dairy science, animal science, food science, nutrition, physiology, biochemistry, veterinary medicine and other related fields. Each chapter in this book has an extensive bibliography which can future aid the reader in keeping abreast of the developments in this field.

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Milk ProductionAn Up-to-Date Overview of Animal Nutrition, Management and HealthEdited by Narongsak Chaiyabutr

Published: September 26th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/1525

ISBN: 978-953-51-0765-1

Copyright year: 2012

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52578 Total Chapter Downloads

11 Crossref Citations

9 Web of Science Citations

38 Dimensions Citations

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1. The Effect of Fatty Acids in Goat Milk on Health

By Dragomir Kompan and Andreja Komprej

3866

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2. Nutrition and Health of Dairy Animals

By Cazim Crnkic and Aida Hodzic

4463

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3. Vitamin-Like Supplementation in Dairy Ruminants: The Case of Choline

By Luciano Pinotti

1980

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4. Effect of Rumen-Inert Fat Enriched with High Levels of Poly-Unsaturated Fatty Acids on the Productive and Reproductive Response in Ruminants

By Alejandro Salvador, Rolando Hernandez, Thais Diaz and Ricardo Betancourt

2433

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5. Fatty Acid Profile and Conjugated Linoleic Acid Content of Milk from Confined Holstein Cows During the Summer and Winter Seasons

By Araceli Pinelli-Saavedra, Alfonso Martínez-Borraz, Silvia Y. Moya-Camarena, Humberto González-Ríos and Jesús Hernández

2707

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6. Factors That Affect Energy Efficiency and Indirect Response of Selection for Efficiency on Related Traits

By Ghader Manafiazar, Thomas McFadden, Laki Goonewardene, Erasmus Okine and Zhiquan Wang

2340

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7. Efficiency of Lactation

By Pouya Zamani

2551

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8. Effects of Environmental Factors on Milk Yield, Lactation Length and Dry Period in Tunisian Holstein Cows

By Naceur M’hamdi, Mahdi Bouallegue, Saoussen Frouja, Yosra Ressaissi, Satinder Kaur Brar and Mohamed Ben Hamouda

4034

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9. Heat Stress Management for Milk Production in Arid Zones

By Leonel Avendaño-Reyes

2925

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10. The Course of Machine Milking in Small Ruminants

By Jan Olechnowicz

1227

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11. Water Salinity Under Heat Stress in Grazing Conditions

By Silvia E. Valtorta and Miriam R. Gallardo

1334

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12. Milk Removal: The Key to Maintaining Milk Production and a Tool to Enhance Efficiency

By Emma Wall and Thomas McFadden

2981

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13. Regulation of Mammary Development as It Relates to Changes in Milk Production Efficiency

By Emma Wall and Thomas McFadden

3351

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14. Dairy Cattle Welfare Status Measured by Animal-Linked Parameters Under Tunisian Rearing Conditions

By Naceur M’hamdi, Saoussen Frouja, Mahdi Bouallegue, Rafik Aloulou, Satinder Kaur. Brar and Mohamed Ben Hamouda

2753

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15. Alleviating Heat Stress Leads to Improved Cow Reproductive Performance

By Siriwat Suadsong

2421

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16. Managing Mastitis in Heifers: An Initial Step in Improving Dairy Herd Health

By Stephen C. Nickerson

1807

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17. Bovine Mastitis Pathogens: Prevalence and Effects on Somatic Cell Count

By Erika Margarita Carrillo-Casas and Rosa Elena Miranda-Morales

4260

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18. Clostridial Spores in Animal Feeds and Milk

By Pascal Drouin and Carole Lafrenière

5145

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