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Nutrition minérale des ruminants

Nutrition minérale des ruminants

Nouvelle édition


F. Meschy

Edition 2017

Cet ouvrage propose une synthèse actualisée de la nutrition et de l'alimentation minérale des ruminants domestiques, les publications récentes en langue française abordant le sujet dans son ensemble faisant défaut.


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Le lapin

The Rabbit

Biology to Breeding


T. Gidenne

Edition 2015

This work is the first manual devoted specifically to rabbit biology. It recounts the history of the domestic rabbit and summarises current knowledge. It also makes concrete recommendations on rabbit breeding practices for both families and professionals and for pet rabbits.


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What Innovations for What Livestock Farming Systems?

What Innovations for What Livestock Farming Systems?

Special INRA Issue Animal Productions


R. Baumont, S. Ingrand

Edition 2015

Based on general questions on the innovative conception and evaluation of systems, this number explores different levers of radical changes being toyed with in livestock farming: precision farming, industrial ecology, agro-ecology, with their sub-divisions (sensors fitted to the animals, fish farming with recirculated water, low input dairy systems). Two articles round out the panorama by looking at listing innovations in livestock farms in France and the diversified dynamics of innovation and change in Africa.


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Guide de l'alimentation du troupeau bovin allaitant

Nutrition Guide for the Lactating Cattle Herd

Cows, Calves and Heifers for Herd Renewal


Edition 2015

A reference work on feeding management of the beef cattle herd: from fundamentals to practical recommendations, taking account of the calving season and the forage management system.


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Animal Behaviour, Conduct and Welfare

Animal Behaviour, Conduct and Welfare


X. Manteca i Vilanova, A. J. Smith

Edition 2014

This work outlines the general principles and recommendations on the raising of domestic animals applied to the Southern countries, especially tropical regions. These recommendations are important in a context of intensification of farms (dairy, poultry, etc.) and changes in conventional farming. They address the "new" and traditional farmers so that they can take account of constraints in the conduct of animals and maintain their well-being.


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The French Equine Sector in 2030

The French Equine Sector in 2030


C. Jez

Edition 2014

The French equine sector, that has enjoyed steady growth for some thirty years, is currently weakened by international competition, changes in regulations and reduced State support. This book traces the major changes in the sector and explores future possibilities. It sheds original light to help the institutional and economic players in the sector to build their future.


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Cows and Milk

Cows and Milk

Special INRA Issue Animal Productions


R. Baumont, P. Faverdin, C. Leroux

Edition 2013

This special issue sets out an inventory of knowledge on dairy production and the new challenges and tools available to the sector to build its future.


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Animal Pain in Animal Husbandry

Animal Pain in Animal Husbandry


Edition 2013

Which physiological mechanisms are behind pain? Are all animals likely to feel pain? Which tools and which criteria should be used to evaluate pain? What are the solutions to prevent, limit and ease the pain of these animals?

This expert scientific assessment presents a state of scientific knowledge on these issues and suggests areas of research to shed light on the debate on animal-society relations.


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Working in the Livestock Sector

Working in the Livestock Sector

Special INRA Issue Animal Productions


B. Dedieu, N. Hostiou, R. Baumont

Edition 2012

This issue summarises the most recent productions from animal husbandry in relation to the work theme.Economists analyse the productivity issues. Sociologists address the transformations in relations between the family and the work force and the building of each individual's identity at work. Faced with these major changes, the advice has been able to evolve and develop support for livestock farmers.


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Feeding Horses

Feeding Horses

Inra 2011 Feed Tables


W. Martin-Rosset

Edition 2012

This work provides the technical elements required for daily feeding of horses, ponies and donkeys, from troughs and on grass. It is an inseparable supplement to the work Horse nutrition and feed which lays down the theoretical bases of nutrition.


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