Research Papers/Topics in Animal Production

DEVELOPMENT OF SOLAR POWERED POULTRY EGG INCUBATOR

ABSTRACT: Chick production from developing embryo is a profitable business in Nigeria due to the high demand of protein. The constant failure of electricity supply in Nigeria obstructs operation of incubator and reduce its performance. This study developed solar powered poultry egg incubator. The dimension of the designed incubator was 610mm×607mm×1649mm with capacity of 150eggs. From the design calculation the sizes of the solar panel, charge controller, batteries ...

Malikwu Integrated Agro Services Business Plan for 150 Fattened Pigs

Here is a Business Plan on Pig Fattening. The aim of the project is to raise 150 weaned piglets from 8 to 10 weeks of age to 16 to 18 weeks. The animals will be raised on one type of house and be sold after attaining a live weight of 25kg, with an average carcass weight of 20kg.Table of Contents Introduction  ProductMarketManagement Team Financial Plan Objective Keys to Success Chart: Highlights  2.0 COMPANY SUMMARY 2.1 Company Ownership 2.2 Set-up Summary 3.0 PRODUCTS 4.0 MARKET...

Effect Of Milking System On Total Bacterial Count In Cow Raw Milk

Abstract This study was conducted to determine the effect of the milking system on the bacterial count in raw milk. This experiment was conducted on different milk samples taken from two different Aleppo systems. .The results showed significant differences (0.05) in the bacterial count of manual and automatic milking samples for bacterial types Bacteria (bacillus, staphylococcus, salmonella, E.coli , Streptococcus and micrococcus) (25, 16,7,25,0,8,0,25,16,7,16,8) respectively, where t...

Study on Contamination of Meat with Some Metals in Tambol area- Aljazeera State – Sudan

Abstract:This study was conducted to evaluate the effect of polluted groundwater , soil, fodder with heavy metals and trace elements such as (Chromium (Cr), Nickel (Ni), Zinc (Zn), Iron (Fe), Lead (Pb) and Manganese(Mn) in safety of cattle, sheep, goat and camel meat raised at Tambol area. Samples of groundwater, soil, fodder, animals meat tissues, vital organs ( liver, kidney and heart ) and blood serum were randomly collected to detect heavy metals traces by using flame atomic absorpt...

Bacterial Contamination In Commercial Poultry Feed In Khartoum State

Abstract This study was conducted in order to determine and investigate the bacterial contamination of commercial poultry feeds marketed in Khartoum state. A Total of (45) samples of three different commercial poultry feed namely, pre starter for chicks, broiler finisher and layer finisher obtained from five localities in Khartoum state namely ( Sharg Alneel , Khartoum , Bahri , Omdurman and Jabel Awliaa ) were examined for their microbiological quality using microbiological and ana...

Effect Of Lactation Stages On Physicochemical Characteristics Of Damascus (Shami) Cuprus Goats Milk.

ABSTRACTThe study was conducted to determine the composition andPhysicochemical Characteristics of Damascus (Shami) Cyprus goats in different lactation periods in Sudanese Environment,The data was collected from the Zakat farm in Elrodwan complexlocated in Omdurman in Khartoum state Which is located in the semi arid zone. The farm was established as breeding farm Damascus (Shami) Cyprus goats. The goats were milked by hand twice a day (morning and evening). Milk samples were taken...

Effect Of Lactation Stages On Physicochemical Characteristics Of Damascus (Shami) Cuprus Goats Milk

ABSTRACTThe study was conducted to determine the composition andPhysicochemical Characteristics of Damascus (Shami) Cyprus goats in different lactation periods in Sudanese Environment,The data was collected from the Zakat farm in Elrodwan complexlocated in Omdurman in Khartoum state Which is located in the semi arid zone. The farm was established as breeding farm Damascus (Shami) Cyprus goats. The goats were milked by hand twice a day (morning and evening). Milk sa...

Potentials Of Sudan camels(Camelusdromedaries) As Dairy animals

List Of FiguresNoTitlePageFig 2.1bones of the chest6Fig 2. 2Mediastinal7Fig 2. 3respiratory system7Fig 2.4out shape of lungs7Fig 2.5inner shape of lung8Fig 2.6emboli in right lung21Fig 2.7showing embolus with infarction25Fig 2.8lung scan by V/Q scans done in the PIOPED26Fig 2.9pulmonary angiogram27Fig 2.10Doppler U/S for detection of the lower limbs DVT28Fig 2.11MRI for pulmonary embolism30Fig 2.12CTA showing embolus in Rt lung32Fig 2.13CT machine (philips 64-slice)36Fig 4.1illustrate the fre...

Response Of Broiler Chicks To Ration Containing Different Levels Of Anise Seeds Powder As Natural Feed Additive

AbstractThe experiment was conducted to investigate effect of Pimpinellaanisum powder addition to broilers chick diets on the performance, serum chemistry and commercial cuts. Four experimental diets were designed A, B, C and D. A served as a control B, C, D was supplemented with Anise seed. At rate0.2%, 0.4% and 0.6% respectively. Eighty four broiler chicks 7 days old were randomly distributed in to four treatments, each treatment with three replicates and each ...

Phenotypic And Genotypic Characterization Of Fuga Cattle Of Western Sudan Compared To (Kenana And Butana) Dairy Breeds

AbstractThis study aims to investigate the phenotypic and genotypic characterization of Fuga cattle in North Kordufan. A set of detailed structured questionnaires were used to collect information from Fuga cattle owners (150) .The questionnaires were pre-tested to check clarity and appropriateness of the questions. Some of the informations collected during interviews were supported by observations on milk yield per day, milk yield per lactations ,lactation length...

Phenotypic And Genotypic Characterization Of Sudanese Indigenous Bare Neck Chicken

AbstractThe indigenous chickens are known of low productivity and adaptability to their local environment which made them to be resistant to some extend to some diseases prevalent in their localities more than exotic breeds. In this study two experiments were conducted. The trial was concerning phenotypic trial of indigenous Bare neck chicken. The second experiment was handling three genes\in order to show polymorphism in the three genes GH, PIT1 and PRLR. I...

The Effect Of Season On Hematological Blood Parameters And Milk Production In Local Breed (Kenana) And Cross Breed (Kenana * Holstein Friesian) In Sudan

Abstract This study was carried out to determine the reference values of Kenana breed and cross breed (Friesian x Kenana) under the Sudan climate, and also to evaluate the effect of seasonal changes and local climatic conditions on the Kenana blood and cross breed and their milk production. The experiment conducted in two research centers farms, namely the Animal Production Research Center (Kuku in Khartoum), representing the (Friesian x kenana) hybrid, and Animal Production Research ...

Evaluation Of Shamar (Foenicum Vulgre) Seeds As Natural Growth Promotion (NGP) In Broiler Chicks

ABSTRACT This experiment was conducted to evaluate the response of broiler chicks fed on graded levels of Shamar seed (Foeniculum Vulgare mill) as natural growth promoter alternative to antibiotic. Experimental parameters covered growth performance, carcass dressing percentage, subjective and objective meat quality and economical appraisal. The experimental design used was complete randomize design (CRD). A total number of (84), 8 days-old, 140 gm initial weight unsexed( Abar Acer) str...

Assessment Of Socio-Economic Impacts On Rural Development Programs On Livestock Sector

ABSTRACT Livestock play multiple roles in the livelihoods of people in developing communities, especially the poor. They provide food and nutrition, work, economic and social status, and ensure environmental sustainability. Unfortunately Sudan livestock sector in general is poorly organized and specifically small ruminant (sheep and goats). The owners are only smallholders and resource poor; because of this it is difficult if not impossible for them to access credit for increasing thei...

A Survey Study on the Imported Cheese Type in Khartoum State

AbstractThe study was carried out during December_ January 2016 to study thetypes of imported cheese in Khartoum state that include three areas(Khartoum ,Bahry, Omdurman) well-structured questionnaire wasformulated about the type of imported cheeses and Thirty questionnaireswere distributed to supermarkets in these three areas (Khartoum ,Bahry,Omdurman) the data statistically analyzed by SPSS using descriptivestatistics the results of the study showed that the main imported cheesesare;...


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