Animal Production

Technical Efficiency And Its Determinants In Yam Production In Nasarawa State Of Nigeria Substitution Of African Yam Bean Meal (Sphenostylis Stenocarpa) For Groundnut Cake In Broiler Diets

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This experiment was carried out to evaluate the substitution value of African Yam Bean Meal for Groundnut cake in broiler ration using 144 dayold broiler chicks in a completely randomized...

87 pages (14094 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 3 days ago

Evaluation Of Milk Constituents Off, Red Sokoto X West African Dwarf Goats Fed Forage Supplemented With Concentrate

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A study was conducted using three lactating F) Red Sokoto (RS) X West African Dwarf (WAD) goats in a 3X3 Latin Square arrangement to evaluate the effect of three forages supplemented with...

64 pages (12987 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 3 days ago

Growth Performance Of Weaner Pigs Fed Graded Levels Of Bambara Groundnut Offal

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 This study was conducted to investigate the growth performance of weaner pigs fed graded levels of Bambara groundnut offal. 12 cross bred weaner pigs, aged about three months with...

46 pages (9078 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 11 days ago

Laying Performance And Egg Quality Characteristics Of Three Strains Of Local Turkeys

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The research investigated the laying performance and egg quality traits of three local turkey strains. The experiment was carried out using 45 local turkeys, comprising of 36 females and 9...

54 pages (12450 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 17 days ago

Sexual Behavior And Semen Quality Of Rabbit Bucks Fed Diet Containing African Nutmeg (Monodora Myristica)

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 Twelve sexually matured chinchilla rabbits bucks were used to evaluate the effect of feeding Monodora myristica (African Nutmeg) on their sexual behavior and semen quality. The...

64 pages (10885 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 17 days ago

Performance Of Weaner Rabbits Fed Graded Levels Of Carrot Waste Meal As Partial Substitute For Palm Kernel Cake Meal

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Twenty four weaner rabbits of mixed breeds and sexes were used to evaluate the utilization of carrot waste meal as partial substitute for palm kernel meal in the diet. Six rabbits were...

52 pages (7176 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 17 days ago

Effects Of Dietary Inclusion Of Composite Cassava Meal On Egg Production Characters Tics Of Laying Hens

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Ninety (90) 40 week old laying hens of Lowman Brown strain were used in an experiment to determine the effect of replacing dietary maize meal with composite cassava meal on the performance...

46 pages (11282 words) · Thesis · 17 days ago

Nutritional Potential Of Elephant-Ear Tree (Enterolobium cyclocarpum) Leaves As Feed Resource For West African Dwarf Goat In The Humid Tropics

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The experiment was designed to evaluate the nutritional potentials of fresh and preserved Enterolobium cyclocarpum (EC) leaves by West African Dwarf (WAD) goats. The fresh and preserved...

41 pages (45357 words) · Thesis · 1 month ago

Response Of Weaner Pigs To Varying Dietary Ratio Of Cassava Composite Meal

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A total of twenty four (24) crossbred (landrace ×large white) weaned pigs of average weight...

71 pages (14411 words) · Thesis · 1 month ago

Physiological Response Of Nigerian Indigenous Chicken (Cocks) Fed Diet Of Graded Levels Of Turmeric Powder

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This study was conducted to evaluate the reproductive performance of Nigerian indigenous chicken (cock) fed diet with graded levels of Turmeric Rhizome Powder (TRP). The objectives of the...

1 page (26380 words) · Thesis · 1 month ago

Performance Of Turkeys Fed Varying Dietary Levels Of Palm Kernel Meal

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A 84-day feeding trial involving one hundred and five (105) day old indigenous turkey poults was conducted to evaluate the performance of turkeys fed varying dietary levels of palm kernel...

115 pages (26370 words) · Thesis · 8 months ago

Nutritional Evaluation And Relative Intake Of Grass Forages Fed To West African Dwarf Goats In Early Rainy Season

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This study was conducted to evaluate the nutritional potential and relative intake                             ...

95 pages (23743 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 8 months ago

Effect Of Multi-Enzyme (Maxi-Grain®) Supplementation On The Performance Of Broilers Fed Two Sources Of Protein

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A total of 360 un-sexed broilers were used to determine the effect of multi-enzyme (Maxi-GrainR) supplementation on the performance of broilers fed two main sources of dietary crude...

94 pages (20506 words) · Thesis · 8 months ago

Quality Of Moringa Oleifera Forage Ensiled With Cassava Peels


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1 page (10725 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 8 months ago

Bambaranut Offal Based Creep Feed On Performance Of Red Sokoto, (Rs X Wad) F1 Crosses And West African Dwarf Kids.

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Twelve kids, four each of Red Sokoto, (RS x WAD) F1 crosses and West African Dwarf were used in a 12 week study to determine the influence of Bambaranut based creep diet on growth...

1 page (28438 words) · Thesis · 8 months ago

Response Of Broiler Chickens Fed Methanol Extracts Of Selected Medicinal Plants

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The response of broiler chickens fed methanol extracts of selected medicinal plants as a replacement for antibiotics was investigated. The plant extracts encompass four available leaves;...

1 page (44411 words) · Thesis · 8 months ago

Evaluation Of Rice Milling Wastes As Substitute For Maize In Enzyme Supplemented And Unsupplemented Diets Of Laying Birds

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An experiment was conducted to evaluate rice milling as substitute for maize in enzyme supplemented and unsupplemented diets of laying birds. Firstly, the Rice Milling Waste were analyzed...

1 page (29780 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 8 months ago

Performance Of Broiler Chickens Fed Diets Containing Donkeys’ Caecal Content And Blood Meal

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A study was carried out to evaluate performance of broiler chickens fed diets containing donkeys’ caecal meal (DCM) and donkeys’ blood meal (DBM). This study comprised 4 experiments....

1 page (39506 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 8 months ago

The Effect Of Replacing Cassava Peel Meal With Discarded Tiger Nut (Cyperus Esculentus) Meal On Yield And Composition Of Milk Of Red Sokoto Goats

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Twelve lactating Red Sokoto Goats in their first parity were used to determine the effect of replacing cassava peel meal with discarded Tiger rut meal on milk yield and composition. The...

70 pages (12383 words) · Thesis · 1 year ago

Production Characteristics Of Goats Fed Varying Levels Of Dried Poultry Waste In Fermented Cassava Peel Based Diets

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 In two separate experiments, the production characteristics of goats fed dried poultry waste (DPW) in fermented cassava peel-based diets at varying inclusion rates were evaluated. In...

126 pages (28797 words) · Thesis · 1 year ago

Relative Preference And The Effect Of Ensiling On The Physical And Chemical Composition Of Various Silage Types By Pigs

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 An experiment to determine the relative preference and the effect of ensuing on the physical properties and chemical properties of various silage types by pigs was carried out...

76 pages (13827 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 1 year ago

Effects Of Supplementing Cassava Peel Meal Based Diets With Blood Meal On Performance Of West African Dwarf (Wad) Goats

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In two experiments, the effects of supplementing cassava peel meal based diets with blood meal on feed intake aad digestibility by the West African Dwarf (WAD) goals were evaluated. In the...

91 pages (21607 words) · Thesis · 1 year ago

Substitutional Value Of Acha (Digitaria Exilis) Grains For Maize In Broiler Diets

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This study was carried out to evaluate the nutrient composition, anti-nutrients the productive and economic performance of broiler chickens fed acha (Digitaria exilis) grains as a...

84 pages (19305 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 1 year ago

Effect Of Utilization Of Different Dietary Fiber Sources In Local Turkey Diets

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The use of four different fibre sources (maize offal, wheat offal, rice milling waste and Brewers' dried grain) as substitute for maize in the diet of local turkeys was investigated, to...

292 pages (59666 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 1 year ago

Comparative Evaluation Of The Nutritive Value Of Fishmeal, Shrimp Waste Meal And Grasshopper Meal In Broiler Diet

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A comparative evaluation of the effect of four animal protein sources in broiler ration was carried out using 150- day-old broiler chicks in a completely randomized design experiment. The...

110 pages (21124 words) · Thesis · 1 year ago
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