Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences Collected Works - Research Publications
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Understanding Farmer Decision Systems That Relate To Land Use Report to the Department of Sustainability and Environment School of Global Studies, Social Sciences and Planning RMIT University May 2006
The report has a seven page executive summary but no abstract.
Dietary nano-chromium tripicolinate increases feed intake and decreases plasma cortisol in finisher gilts during summer
Chromium (Cr) is an essential mineral element and has been used in pig diets to improve growth performance, insulin sensitivity, immune response and carcase traits and to reduce heat or other stress responses. The aims of ...
Avian viral surveillance in Victoria, Australia, and detection of two novel avian herpesviruses
(PUBLIC LIBRARY SCIENCE, 2018-03-23)
Viruses in avian hosts can pose threats to avian health and some have zoonotic potential. Hospitals that provide veterinary care for avian patients may serve as a site of exposure of other birds and human staff in the ...
Membrane fluxes, bypass flows, and sodium stress in rice: the influence of silicon
(OXFORD UNIV PRESS, 2018-03-16)
Provision of silicon (Si) to roots of rice (Oryza sativa L.) can alleviate salt stress by blocking apoplastic, transpirational bypass flow of Na+ from root to shoot. However, little is known about how Si affects Na+ fluxes ...
Genome-wide comparative analyses of correlated and uncorrelated phenotypes identify major pleiotropic variants in dairy cattle
(NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP, 2017-08-23)
While single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) associated with multiple phenotype have been reported, the knowledge of pleiotropy of uncorrelated phenotype is minimal. Principal components (PCs) and uncorrelated Cholesky ...
Vaccine efficacy against Indonesian Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza H5N1: systematic review and meta-analysis
(ELSEVIER SCI LTD, 2017-09-05)
Indonesia has implemented multiple strategies to control Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza H5N1 (HPAI/H5N1), including the licensure and use of multiple vaccine formulations. The continuous drift of Indonesian HPAI/H5N1 ...
Oxidative stability and Sensoric acceptability of functional fish meat product supplemented with plant-based polyphenolic optimal extracts.
BACKGROUND: Fish meat and its products are usually accepted as good source of biological high value food components and especially for polyunsaturated fatty acids. The quality of fish meat products is considered to be ...
The Evolution of Corryong/Nariel Creek since European Settlement: Implications for On-going Management Prioritisation
(River Basin Management Society, 2014)
Microbial nitrous oxide emissions in dryland ecosystems: mechanisms, microbiome and mitigation
Globally, drylands represent the largest terrestrial biome and are projected to expand by 23% by the end of this century. Drylands are characterized by extremely low levels of water and nutrients and exhibit highly ...