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Herd recording and data management

Malau-Aduli, AEO and Abubakar, BY 1991 , 'Herd recording and data management', in OW Ehoche and AM Adamu (eds.), Cattle Production and Management in Nigeria: Training Manual , Research Book Series, vol. 1 , National Animal Production Research Institute, Shika-Zaria, Nigeria, pp. 131-141.

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The importance and structural framework of recording ancestral, breeding, selection, growth, lactation and health records in small scale livestock farming systems are discussed. Examples of simple, user-friendly computer software and spreadsheets for animal performance record-keeping and data management are presented.

Item Type: Book Section
Authors/Creators:Malau-Aduli, AEO and Abubakar, BY
Journal or Publication Title: Book Chapter In: Ehoche O.W, Adamu A.M. (Editors), Manual on Cattle Production and Management in Nigeria
Publisher: National Animal Production Research Institute
ISSN: 0189-0514
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