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animal production

the technology applied to the keeping of animals for profit. Includes feeding, breeding, housing and marketing. Of great importance is the making of the financial arrangements necessary to the successful carrying out of each enterprise in the light of the market conditions for the sale of the end products.

animal production data
include milk production, race times for distances, annual egg production weighted for age, clean wool yield, pig litter size, annual pigs weaned per sow. Includes raw data and analyses of indexes used as measures of performance and as targets in production systems.
animal production systems
include the categories of extensive, ranch, irrigation, dryfarming, intensive, factory farming, pastoral, feedlot, permanent housing, breeding establishments, fattening farms, flying herds.
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During the Berlin Summit, a joint communication was adopted, the purpose of which is to call for compliance with key actions in areas important for ensuring food security, animal production systems and animal health.
They have also been used in grazing animal production systems for herd location and animal assessment, and they are being considered for low-volume aerial pesticide applications.
Since the animal production systems in rangelands operate on low input basis, therefore, the problem of increase in grazing pressure will become worse over the period of time.
Ensuring that food animal production systems fully benefit the poor and do not further drive the spread of AMR is of critical importance to public health.
24 (SUNA) Minister of Animal Resources, Bushara Juma Aro stressed the importance of joint cooperation with various countries in the field of development of animal production systems of the policies of genetic improvement for the sector's promotion.
Three broad categories of animal production systems are commonly distinguished: grazing systems, mixed systems and specialised animal production systems.
Similar SAI concepts can also be applied to animal production systems.
Intensive animal production systems tend to have higher overall GHG emissions, but their emissions intensity is lower than in low-yield extensive systems.
Their Prohealth consortium, made up of representatives from 11 countries, has been granted more than PS10m - the largest EU grant awarded in this field - to identify solutions to reconcile modern animal production systems and sustainability.
The congress wilt provide a vibrant platform for discussing and exchanging views on contemporary topics in lndian Agriculture viz Crop and Vegetable production, Animal production systems (both large and small animals and poultry), Fisheries science technologies and related social science issues.
He has achieved outstanding researches in many disciplines of animal sciences including animal production systems, environmental management, animal welfare science and nutritional management.

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