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Slovak Agricultural Library (SAL) at the Slovak University of Agriculture (SUA) in Nitra is the university academic library as well as the official specialized scientific library for agriculture in Slovakia. The library (founded 1946) provides its services to students and scholars at the Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra, academic community, professionals and the general public. The collection of printed publications represents more than half a milion of library units (pieces); milions of documents are also available in digital form in [...]



Breeding of dairy sheep  [2005]

Margetin, M.; Slovenska polnohospodarska univ. v Nitre (Slovak Republic) [Corporate Author]

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The monograph deals with breeding of dairy breeds of sheep. In the monograph are reported results of a number of experiments aimed at creation of sheep populations with better milk efficiency, good milkability and state of health in udder. There were used modern methods of estimation of genetic parameters and breeding values in sheep, progressive methods to determine important functional and morphological characteristics of udder, inclusive of its linear evaluation and assessment of cistern size in udder by means of ultrasound as well as methods connected with composition and quality of milk. A number of breeds and crosses of dairy breeds bred in Slovakia were analysed for this purpose.