Muscovy


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Muscovy

treated as a duck, but it is really a member of the goose family. A meat duck, white mostly but some varieties are black, or black with white wings. Poor egg producers. Called also Cairina moschata.
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Muscovy ducks. By permission from Sambraus HH, Livestock Breeds, Mosby, 1992
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It could be concluded that 1g SCP/kg diets improved significantly growth performance, carcass traits, digestion coefficient of nutrients and economical efficiency of Muscovy ducks under heat stress condition in Sinai region.
1984) showed the range from 63% to 83% (average 71%) on 220,000 eggs of Kaiya ducks (crossbred PekinxWhite Tsaiya) inseminated twice a week with mixed semen of Muscovy drakes resulting from three Taiwanese farms.
5-11) The purpose of this study was to analyze the ECG tracings in unanesthetized Muscovy ducks (Cairina moschata) and to describe their normal ECG patterns and values.
Of these, more than 100 were manufactured between the late Tudor period and the mid 17th century; many were presented as ambassadorial gifts, while some were acquired by the Tsar from representatives of the Muscovy Company.
And now Depardieu, repulsed by taxes, revolts and bolts to the safe confines of a Russian passport and the Muscovy court.
After disease was discovered among Muscovy ducks on a farm in South Australia, 5 ducks with signs of infection were submitted for investigation to Gribbles Veterinary Pathology (Glenside, SA, Australia); 2 ducks died during transit.
I had bought large Muscovy duck legs and thought they would be good candidates for this technique.
Russian plans to move short-range missiles into the country's Kaliningrad exclave prompted STRATFOR's preparation of this "re-featured" assessment of the country's geopolitical situation, whose historic core, according to George Friedman, was built on the indefensible medieval principality of Muscovy.
Yacon Meal (Smallanthus sonchifolius) as Prebiotic in Rations of Muscovy (Cairina moschata) Ducks during the Fattening Phase
And the oldest and well disciplined, Group O thrives on lean proteins in preparations such as Roast of Muscovy duck or Fresh sage tempered sweet pea filled potato gnocchi.
The author tries to convince the MPs that Muscovy is a great place for Polish colonization and that the time is right.
The battle near the same location in 1410 was a major turning point in East European history that predated the rise of Muscovy.