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Investigating the high incidence of bone disorders in a broiler farm : a case study
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2006-03)
Rickets is described as a disease that affects young growing poultry. Poorly mineralized bones with thickened and irregular growth plates characterize it. The onset of rickets is characterized by a failure of mineralization ...
An investigation of the survival level of Oreochromis mossambicus fry variably kept in a closed system : laboratory experiment
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2005-04)
This paper contains literature on tilapia culture, feeding and nutritional factors of prime consideration to survival and growth of Oreochromis mossambicus. Results are presented for a three-phase laboratory experiment ...
An evaluation of small-scale piggeries in Limpopo Province, South Africa
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2009-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This mini-thesis describes the pig industry in South Africa which consists of a commercial intensive sector and an extensive sector that is also known as the small scale sector. Challenges in such as, ...
Groei- en produksievergelyking tussen konvensionele, multi-eenheid, siektegeteisterde varke en hoë gesondheids multi-eenheid varke
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2006-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: A trial was done to determine if there are any differences in the growth performance of finisher pigs in the old conventional type of housing with disease infected pigs, pigs in multi unit housing that ...