Carcass characteristics of lambs fed spineless cactus as a replacement for sugarcane

@inproceedings{Oliveira2017CarcassCO,
  title={Carcass characteristics of lambs fed spineless cactus as a replacement for sugarcane},
  author={Juliana Paula Felipe de Oliveira and Marcelo de Andrade Ferreira and Adryanne Marjorie Souza Vitor Alves and Ana Caroline Cerqueira de Melo and Ida Barbosa de Andrade and Stela Antas Urbano and Juraci Marcos Alves Suassuna and Leonardo Jos{\'e} Assis de Barros and Tobias Tobit de Barros Melo},
  booktitle={Asian-Australasian journal of animal sciences},
  year={2017}
}
OBJECTIVE Fresh sugarcane has been a new roughage source for ruminant's in semiarid regions, a function of the decline of sugar and alcohol industry in recent years. However, there is little data published regarding lambs fed sugarcane associated with spineless cactus. This study evaluated the effect of sugarcane replacement with spineless cactus (0%, 33%, 66%, and 100%) in the diet of Santa Inês lambs on carcass characteristics. METHODS Thirty-six non-castrated Santa Ines lambs at four… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
SHOWING 1-2 OF 2 CITATIONS

Cactus cladodes associated with urea and sugarcane bagasse: an alternative to conserved feed in semi-arid regions

Thamires Damascena Quirino Siqueira, João Paulo Ismério dos Santos Monnerat, +4 authors Marcelo de Andrade Ferreira
  • Tropical Animal Health and Production
  • 2019

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 30 REFERENCES

Sheep and goat carcasses: obtaining, evaluation and classification. Uberaba, MG, Brazil: Tropical Agriculture Publishing

MF Cezar, WH Souza
  • 2007
VIEW 9 EXCERPTS
HIGHLY INFLUENTIAL

Carcass charac­ teristics and tissue composition of Santa Ines sheep fed mani­ pueira

AS Urbano, MA Ferreira, RML Véras
  • R Bras Ciênc Agrár 2015;10:466­72
  • 2015
VIEW 1 EXCERPT