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The Resource Sheep production adapting to climate change, Veerasamy Sejian, Raghavendra Bhatta, John Gaughan, Pradeep Kumar Malik, S.M.K. Naqvi, Rattan Lal, editors

Sheep production adapting to climate change, Veerasamy Sejian, Raghavendra Bhatta, John Gaughan, Pradeep Kumar Malik, S.M.K. Naqvi, Rattan Lal, editors

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Sheep production adapting to climate change
Title
Sheep production adapting to climate change
Statement of responsibility
Veerasamy Sejian, Raghavendra Bhatta, John Gaughan, Pradeep Kumar Malik, S.M.K. Naqvi, Rattan Lal, editors
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Dewey number
338.1/76
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Sejian, Veerasamy,
  • Bhatta, Raghavendra,
  • Gaughan, John,
  • Malik, P. K.
  • Naqvi, S. M. K.,
  • Lal, R.,
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  • Animal culture
  • Animal industry
  • Global warming
  • Sheep
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Sheep production adapting to climate change, Veerasamy Sejian, Raghavendra Bhatta, John Gaughan, Pradeep Kumar Malik, S.M.K. Naqvi, Rattan Lal, editors
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Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Abbreviations; Contributors; Editors Biography; 1: Adapting Sheep Production to Climate Change; 1.1 Introduction; 1.1.1 Climate Change and Livestock Production; 1.1.2 Climate Change and Types of Environmental Stresses; 1.2 Climate Change Impact on Sheep Production; 1.2.1 Sheep Production in the Changing Climate Scenario; 1.2.2 Impact of Climate Change on Sheep Production; 1.2.3 Climate Change Impact on Immune Response; 1.2.4 Sheep Adaptive Mechanisms to Climate Change; 1.2.5 Genetic Diversity and Breed Differences for Sheep Adaptation
  • 1.2.6 Sheep Production and Water Stress1.3 Role of Sheep to Climate Change and Its Mitigation; 1.3.1 Enteric Methane Emission in Sheep; 1.3.2 Heat Stress Influence on Rumen Functions and Diet Digestibility in Sheep; 1.3.3 Methane Quantification Methods in Sheep; 1.3.4 Enteric Methane Reduction in Sheep; 1.4 Alleviation of Climate Change Impact on Sheep Production; 1.4.1 Measuring Severity of Heat Stress in Sheep; 1.4.2 Biological Markers for Climate Change Impact in Sheep; 1.4.3 Ideal Housing Pattern for Sheep; 1.4.4 Management Strategies to Improve Sheep Production
  • 1.4.5 Nutritional Interventions to Improve Sheep Production1.4.6 Sheep Body Condition Scoring; 1.4.7 Adaptation Strategies to Sustain Sheep Production; 1.5 Research and Developmental Priorities; References; 2: Climate Change Impact on Sheep Production: Growth, Milk, Wool, and Meat; 2.1 Introduction; 2.1.1 Climate Change and Sheep Husbandry; 2.1.2 Significance of Sheep from Climate Change Perspective; 2.2 Stress of Changing Climate in the Near Future; 2.2.1 Increase in the Environmental Temperature; 2.2.2 Drought and Variation in Rainfall Prediction and Volume
  • 2.2.3 Cyclones and Flood Threat2.2.4 Susceptibility to New Pathogens; 2.3 Climate Change Impact on Sheep Production: Present Status and Forecast; 2.3.1 Growth; 2.3.1.1 Growth Traits and Their Estimates; 2.3.1.2 Estimates of Genetic Variance for Growth; 2.3.1.3 Impact of Climate Change on Growth Traits and Mitigation Strategies; 2.3.2 Carcass Characteristics; 2.3.2.1 Sheep Meat Production and Climate Change; 2.3.2.2 Meat Production Status and Carbon Footprint; 2.3.2.3 Stressors in Relation to Mutton Quality; 2.3.2.4 Mitigating Impact on Carcass Characteristics
  • 2.3.3 Wool Production and Climate Change2.3.3.1 Climate Change and Life Cycle Assessment (LCA); 2.3.3.2 Climate Change Impact on Wool; 2.3.3.2.1 Impact on Wool Quality; 2.3.3.2.2 Impact on Wool Yield; 2.3.3.2.3 Impact on Wool Products; 2.3.3.3 Mitigation Strategies; 2.3.3.3.1 GHG Emission Reduction; 2.3.3.3.2 Sustainability Improvement; 2.3.3.3.3 Productivity and Profitability; 2.3.4 Sheep Milk and Climate Change; 2.3.4.1 Climate Change and Dairy Sheep; 2.3.4.2 Effect of Climate Change on Milk Production; 2.3.4.3 Mitigation
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ocn990802742
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1 online resource
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Form of item
online
Isbn
9789811047145
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not applicable
Reformatting quality
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Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)990802742
Label
Sheep production adapting to climate change, Veerasamy Sejian, Raghavendra Bhatta, John Gaughan, Pradeep Kumar Malik, S.M.K. Naqvi, Rattan Lal, editors
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Abbreviations; Contributors; Editors Biography; 1: Adapting Sheep Production to Climate Change; 1.1 Introduction; 1.1.1 Climate Change and Livestock Production; 1.1.2 Climate Change and Types of Environmental Stresses; 1.2 Climate Change Impact on Sheep Production; 1.2.1 Sheep Production in the Changing Climate Scenario; 1.2.2 Impact of Climate Change on Sheep Production; 1.2.3 Climate Change Impact on Immune Response; 1.2.4 Sheep Adaptive Mechanisms to Climate Change; 1.2.5 Genetic Diversity and Breed Differences for Sheep Adaptation
  • 1.2.6 Sheep Production and Water Stress1.3 Role of Sheep to Climate Change and Its Mitigation; 1.3.1 Enteric Methane Emission in Sheep; 1.3.2 Heat Stress Influence on Rumen Functions and Diet Digestibility in Sheep; 1.3.3 Methane Quantification Methods in Sheep; 1.3.4 Enteric Methane Reduction in Sheep; 1.4 Alleviation of Climate Change Impact on Sheep Production; 1.4.1 Measuring Severity of Heat Stress in Sheep; 1.4.2 Biological Markers for Climate Change Impact in Sheep; 1.4.3 Ideal Housing Pattern for Sheep; 1.4.4 Management Strategies to Improve Sheep Production
  • 1.4.5 Nutritional Interventions to Improve Sheep Production1.4.6 Sheep Body Condition Scoring; 1.4.7 Adaptation Strategies to Sustain Sheep Production; 1.5 Research and Developmental Priorities; References; 2: Climate Change Impact on Sheep Production: Growth, Milk, Wool, and Meat; 2.1 Introduction; 2.1.1 Climate Change and Sheep Husbandry; 2.1.2 Significance of Sheep from Climate Change Perspective; 2.2 Stress of Changing Climate in the Near Future; 2.2.1 Increase in the Environmental Temperature; 2.2.2 Drought and Variation in Rainfall Prediction and Volume
  • 2.2.3 Cyclones and Flood Threat2.2.4 Susceptibility to New Pathogens; 2.3 Climate Change Impact on Sheep Production: Present Status and Forecast; 2.3.1 Growth; 2.3.1.1 Growth Traits and Their Estimates; 2.3.1.2 Estimates of Genetic Variance for Growth; 2.3.1.3 Impact of Climate Change on Growth Traits and Mitigation Strategies; 2.3.2 Carcass Characteristics; 2.3.2.1 Sheep Meat Production and Climate Change; 2.3.2.2 Meat Production Status and Carbon Footprint; 2.3.2.3 Stressors in Relation to Mutton Quality; 2.3.2.4 Mitigating Impact on Carcass Characteristics
  • 2.3.3 Wool Production and Climate Change2.3.3.1 Climate Change and Life Cycle Assessment (LCA); 2.3.3.2 Climate Change Impact on Wool; 2.3.3.2.1 Impact on Wool Quality; 2.3.3.2.2 Impact on Wool Yield; 2.3.3.2.3 Impact on Wool Products; 2.3.3.3 Mitigation Strategies; 2.3.3.3.1 GHG Emission Reduction; 2.3.3.3.2 Sustainability Improvement; 2.3.3.3.3 Productivity and Profitability; 2.3.4 Sheep Milk and Climate Change; 2.3.4.1 Climate Change and Dairy Sheep; 2.3.4.2 Effect of Climate Change on Milk Production; 2.3.4.3 Mitigation
Control code
ocn990802742
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789811047145
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)990802742

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