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The Resource Mechanistic modelling in pig and poultry production, edited by R. Gous, T. Morris and C. Fisher

Mechanistic modelling in pig and poultry production, edited by R. Gous, T. Morris and C. Fisher

Label
Mechanistic modelling in pig and poultry production
Title
Mechanistic modelling in pig and poultry production
Statement of responsibility
edited by R. Gous, T. Morris and C. Fisher
Title variation
Mechanistic modeling in pig and poultry production
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Based on papers presented at a symposium held in 2005 in South Africa, this book brings together the academic writings on modelling concepts, problems and applications of models and looks at the development, usefulness and limitations of models in pigs and poultry
Member of
Cataloging source
Nz
Dewey number
636.40015118
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
SF395
LC item number
.M43 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
SF395
NAL item number
.M44 2006
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gous, R
  • Morris, T. R.
  • Fisher, C
Series statement
CAB books
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Swine
  • Poultry industry
  • PETS
  • Fowls
  • Pigs
  • Animal production
  • Broilers
  • Egg production
  • Energy metabolism
  • Environmental control
  • Feed intake
  • Feeds
  • Genotypes
  • Growth
  • Growth models
  • Hens
  • Mathematical models
  • Metabolism
  • Microenvironments
  • Models
  • Nutrients
  • Populations
  • Poultry
  • Prediction
  • Simulation models
  • Sows
  • Stress
  • Stress factors
  • Swine diseases
  • Technology
  • Zoology
  • Poultry industry
Label
Mechanistic modelling in pig and poultry production, edited by R. Gous, T. Morris and C. Fisher
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Papers from a conference held at the Ithala Game Reserve in KwaZulu-Natal from 13-16 April 2005
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of Contributors; Preface; Acknowledgements; 1 An Introduction to Modelling in the Animal Sciences; 2 Scientific Progress and Mathematical Modelling: Different Approaches to Modelling Animal Systems; 3 Basic Concepts Describing Animal Growth and Feed Intake; 4 The Effects of Social Stressors on the Performance of Growing Pigs; 5 Modelling Populations for Purposes of Optimization; 6 Advancements in Empirical Models for Prediction and Prescription; 7 The Problem of Predicting the Partitioning of Scarce Resources during Sickness and Health in Pigs
Control code
228146908
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 331 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786610736256
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)228146908
Label
Mechanistic modelling in pig and poultry production, edited by R. Gous, T. Morris and C. Fisher
Publication
Note
Papers from a conference held at the Ithala Game Reserve in KwaZulu-Natal from 13-16 April 2005
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of Contributors; Preface; Acknowledgements; 1 An Introduction to Modelling in the Animal Sciences; 2 Scientific Progress and Mathematical Modelling: Different Approaches to Modelling Animal Systems; 3 Basic Concepts Describing Animal Growth and Feed Intake; 4 The Effects of Social Stressors on the Performance of Growing Pigs; 5 Modelling Populations for Purposes of Optimization; 6 Advancements in Empirical Models for Prediction and Prescription; 7 The Problem of Predicting the Partitioning of Scarce Resources during Sickness and Health in Pigs
Control code
228146908
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 331 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786610736256
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)228146908

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