Animal Science

Man Shall Not Live By Bread Alone: Prophecy And Practice

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Meat and marrow are calorie-dense food materials rich in essential amino acids (EAAs) and micro-nutrients (Milton, 1999) while aquatic fauna offered food ingredients rich in nutrients...

45 pages (14417 words) · Inaugural Lectures · yesterday

Effect of Genotype on the Haematology of Local Birds

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The experiment was conducted using 36 local birds (frizzle, naked neck and normal) in a Randomized complete block design (RCBD) to determine the effect of genotype on the haematology of the...

58 pages (10400 words) · Projects · 7 days ago

The Effect Of Quantitative Replacement Of Toasted Soybean Meal With Toasted African 'Yam Bean Meal In Broiler Diets

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 Eighty-four Anak broilers were used to study the effect of quantitative replacement of toasted soybean meal (SBM) with toasted African yam bean meal in broiler starter and finisher...

35 pages (5468 words) · Projects · 7 days ago

Performance Of Broiler Chickens Fed Diets Containing Varying Levels Of Bitter Leaf (Vernonia Amygdalina) Meal

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A 49-day feeding trial involving 150 one week old Marshall broilers' chicks was' conducted to evaluate the performance, carcass, haematological, serum biochemical profile and economic...

76 pages (19505 words) · Theses · 29 days ago

The Effect Of Genotype And Dietary Inclusion Of Boiled Pigeon Pea (Cajanus Cajan) Seed Meal On Pullets Performance

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A study was conducted with 180 Lohman Brown and 120 local pullets to evaluate the effect of genotype and inclusion level on the performance of pullets fed boiled pigeon pea seed meal(PSM)...

59 pages (13609 words) · Theses · 29 days ago

Effect Of Upgrading By Different Breeding Methods On Performance And Growth Of Body Linear Component Of Muturu Cattle

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A total number of nine growing finishing cattle constituting of 4 (muturu x muturu) ; 3 (muturu x N'dama) and 2 (muturu x white fulani) calves averaging age cf 9-15 months of age were used...

39 pages (5790 words) · Projects · 1 month ago

Carcass Characteristics And Organ Proportions Of Broiler Chickens Fed Different Plant Protein Sources In An Acha Grain-Based Diet

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 This trial was carried out to evaluate the effect of feeding varying dietary plant protein in an acha-bascd diets to broiler chickens on carcass characteristic and organ proportions....

45 pages (6751 words) · Projects · 1 month ago

Digestibility And Nutrient Utilization Of Weaner Rabbits Fed Raw Graded Levels Of Bamrara Groundnut (Vigna Subterranean (L.) Verde) Offal Diets.

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A study was conducted with 30 cross breed (Chinchilla rabbits to determine the digestibility and nutrient utilization of rabbits fed diets. The experimental design intake, significantly...

37 pages (7110 words) · Projects · 1 month ago

Impact Of Palm Oil And / Or Methionine Supplementation Of Composite Cassava Meal Based Diet On The Performance Of Starter Broilers

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This experiment was conducted to investigate the impact of methionine and / or palm oil supplementation in composite cassava meal (CCM) based diets on the performance of starter broilers....

43 pages (6119 words) · Projects · 1 month ago

Effects Of Graded Levels Of Toasted Lima Bean (Phaseoius Tunatus) Meal In Weaner Rabbit Diets

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Twelve rabbits were used to determine the effect of graded levels of toasted lima bean meal in weaner rabbit diets in a completely randomised design (CRD) experiment. There were four...

54 pages (9039 words) · Projects · 1 month ago

Blood profile and visceral organ changes of broiler fed vbarying levels of cotton seed meal.

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The experiment was conducted at the research poultry farm of Michael Okpara University of Agriculture Umudike. The experiment was a completely Randomize Design CRD to find out effect of...

37 pages (5111 words) · Projects · 1 month ago

The Effect of Genotype and Dietary Inclusion of Boiled Pigeon pea Seed Meal (Cajanus cajan) on pullets performance

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A study was conducted with 180 Lohman Brown and 120 local pullets to evaluate the effect of genotype and inclusion level on the performance of pullets fed boiled pigeon pea seed meal(PSM)...

59 pages (13609 words) · Theses · 2 months ago

Acute Toxicity And Tolerance Level Of Castor Oil Bean (Ricinus communis L) On Broilers

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An experiment was carried out to determine the acute toxicity/lethal dose and the tolerance level of raw castor oil bean (Ricinus communis) extract on broilers. The seed were ground,...

45 pages (9558 words) · Projects · 2 months ago

Morphometric Differentiation Of Different Breeds Of The Rabbit

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 Twenty-five, 3 month old rabbits comprising 9 New Zealand White and 16 Dutch were used in this study. Eight morphometric traits were monitored in order to ascertain their validity as...

37 pages (6097 words) · Projects · 2 months ago

Performance Of Layers Fed Graded Levels Of Bambara Groundnut Offal Diets

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One hundred and sixty-two Lohmann Brown layers were used to evaluate the performance of layers fed graded levels of Barnbara groundnut offal diets. The experimental design was a completely...

42 pages (6979 words) · Projects · 2 months ago

Performance And Economics Of Production Of Grower Turkeys Fed Diets Containing Varying Levels Of Toasted Bambara Groundnut (Vigna subterraenea) Offal

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A 56-day feeding trial involving sixty (60) 8 weeks old starter turkey birds was conducted to evaluate the perfonnance and economics of turkey poults fed diets containing varying levels of...

55 pages (15382 words) · Projects · 2 months ago

Response Of Weaner Rabbits Fed Graded Levels Of Moringa Oleifera Leafmeals As A Replacement For Soybean Meal

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 Response of weaner rabbits fed graded levels of Moringa oleifera leaf meals (MOLM) as a replacement for soybean meal was investigated using 24 weaner rabbits of mixed breeds and...

53 pages (9405 words) · Projects · 2 months ago

Haematological And Biochemical Blood Profile Of Lactating West African Dwarf Goats Fed Forage (Panicum maximum) Alone And Forage Supplemented With Concentrate

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This study was conducted to investigate the effect of concentrate supplementation on haematological and biochemical blood profile of lactating West African Dwarf Goats (WAD). Six lactating...

55 pages (9872 words) · Theses · 2 months ago

The Effect Of Levels Of Methionine Supplementation In Processed Mucuna Sloanei Seed Meal In Broiler Chickens Diet

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 A 56- day feeding trial was conducted with 150 Marshal Broiler day-old chicks to assess the effect of levels of methionine supplementation of processed Mucuna sloanei seed meal in...

70 pages (13139 words) · Theses · 2 months ago

Performance Of Japanese Quail, (Coturnix Coturnix Japonica) Fed Varying Levels Of Tigernut (Cyperus Esculentus) Meal

ABSTRACT An investigation into the replacement value of tiger nut seed meal as substitute for maize in diets of Japanese quail was studied. Four different diets were formulated such that tiger nut...

98 pages (28229 words) · Projects · 2 months ago

Substitution Of Fermented Palm Kernel Meal For Maize In Broiler Starter Diets

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A total of 120 Anak broiler birds were used to establish to what extent fermented palm kernel meal can be used to replace maize in broiler starter diets and to study the effect of such...

Projects · 2 months ago

Effect Of Early Weaning On Growth Performance Of Rabbit Genotypes

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This study was carried out to investigate the effect of early weaning on growth performance of different rabbit genotypes. Growth traits were measured weekly for 7 weeks from 68 kits...

Projects · 2 months ago

Evaluation of toasted mucuna sloanei meal as a feed ingredient in broiler diets.

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 This study was carried out to investigate the effect of early weaning on growth performance of different rabbit genotypes. Growth traits were measured weekly for 7 weeks from 68 kits...

Projects · 2 months ago

Influence Of Anazyme-ForteĀ© Phytase Enzyme Supplemented Diets On The Performance Of Starter Broiler Chickens

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In an experiment, the influence of phytase enzyme supplementation in the diet of starter broiler . chickens was evaluated. 180 broiler chicks of Ioda breed were used for the study. The...

Projects · 2 months ago

Influence of tigernut (cyperus esculentus l.) On the semen characteristics and testicular parameters of rabbits

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Twelve sexually mature Dutch rabbits were used to evaluate the influence of tigernut (Cyperus esculentus) on the reproductive characteristics of rabbits. The treatment group (T2) was...

Projects · 2 months ago
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