Milk production in silvipastoril system: Review




Dairy Cattle; Thermal Stress; Shadow; Productive Performance; Welfare.


Milk production in the world is growing, as it represents part of the world economy. In view of this scenario, the concern with the quantity and quality of milk and the herd has been relevant. Heat stress is the consequence of the absence of shade on rural properties, impairing the production and reproduction of animals. In this regard, silvopastoral systems have been favorable for the performance of dairy cows, since shading promotes positive effects on milk production, well-being, comfort and fertility, in addition, increasing the availability of nutrients in the soil, improving pastures. Therefore, the aim of this review was to present the benefits of shading provided by silvopastoral systems in milk production and thermal comfort of animals.

Author Biography

Thaisa Campos Marques, Instituto Federal de Educação Ciência e Tecnologia Goiano

Médica Veterinária pela Universidade Federal de Lavras (2004), pós-doutoranda em Zootecnia pelo Instituto Federal Goiano, doutorado em Zootecnia na área de Produção Animal pela Universidade Federal de Goiás (2016) e mestrado em Zootecnia pelo Instituto Federal Goiano (2012). Tem experiência na área de Medicina Veterinária, com ênfase Produção in vitro de embriões, Ginecologia, Andrologia Animal e Gestão em pecuária leiteira. Atua principalmente nos seguintes temas: produção, bovinos, reprodução, sanidade e precocidade.


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How to Cite

REIS, L. de S.; MARQUES, L. R. .; SANTOS, S. N. dos .; PAIM, T. do P.; GUIMARÃES, T. P. .; MARQUES, T. C.; LEÃO, K. M. Milk production in silvipastoril system: Review . Research, Society and Development, [S. l.], v. 10, n. 4, p. e26810414043, 2021. DOI: 10.33448/rsd-v10i4.14043. Disponível em: Acesso em: 8 may. 2021.



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