A. Missohou

A. Missohou
Ecole Inter Etats des Sciences et Médecine Vétérinaires de Dakar | EISMV · Animal production and nutrition

About

38
Publications
29,052
Reads
How we measure 'reads'
A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the full-text. Learn more
427
Citations
Introduction

Publications

Publications (38)
Article
Full-text available
To investigate the structure and management of the family poultry flock, a crosscutting survey of 600 poultry farmers was conducted in eastern Senegal and Haute-Casamance. The results showed that family poultry is practiced mostly by agropastoralists (64.7%) and women (68.2%). The main objectives are selling (51.7%) and consumption (38.8%). Chicken...
Article
Full-text available
Effets de la complémentation avec des blocs multi-nutritionnels concentrés à base de Sida cordifolia L., une plante invasive, sur les performances zootechnico-économiques des antenais de race Balami à Déréki/Dosso (Niger) [ Effects of supplementation with concentrate multi-nutritional blocks containing Sida cordifolia L., an invasive plant, on zoot...
Article
Full-text available
We assessed the chemical and nutritional compositions of 154 fish meal samples produced and marketed in Senegal. The fish meal samples (93 from 4 artisanal and 61 from 3 industrial units) were collected, stored and analyzed in the Laboratory of Nutrition and Animal Feeding (LANA) of EISMV-Dakarfrom September 2012 to July 2013. The results showed th...
Article
Full-text available
The objective of the study was to evaluate the effect of different doses of PMSG (Pregnant Mare Serum Gonadotrophin, SanSheng Pharmaceutical, China) on follicular dynamic and fertility in estrus synchronized Ndama cows in Senegal. The study was carried out from June 2012 to January 2013 in the experimental farm of EISMV located in Keur Ndiaye Lo, 3...
Article
Full-text available
The effects of rosella (Hibiscus sabdariffa) seeds meal inclusion in the diets on growth performances, carcass and organ characteristics and economic margins of growing broilers chickens in Senegal were evaluated. During 4 weeks of trial (from 3 - 6 weeks old), 300 cobb500 broilers randomly allotted into four (4) groups of 75 birds (3 repetitions o...
Article
Full-text available
To investigate the confinement time of the chicks in a brooder on production traits, an experiment was conducted with 15 hens and two cocks of local breed at the Inter-State School of Veterinary Sciences and Medicine of Dakar, farm. At hatching, two alternatives were adopted: confinement of the mother- chicks for two weeks and weaning at 4 weeks (1...
Article
Full-text available
Ce travail réalisé a pour but d'évaluer les effets de l'utilisation de bloc multi-nutritionnel densifié (BMD), une nouvelle ration complète alternative, à celle classique habituelle complémentant le fourrage, aliment de base par du concentré, sur les performances de production laitière et la marge économique chez les vaches Kouri. Il a été conduit...
Article
Full-text available
To investigate the effects of the supplementation of Methionine Hydroxy Analog (MHA) and dietary antioxidants on milk production, forty (40) open does were mated, grazed on natural pastures and supplemented with a groundnut cake and rice bran-based concentrate until kidding. After kidding, 12 of the lactating females were penned individually and we...
Article
Full-text available
Cette synthèse aborde les multiples rôles (sociaux, culturels, économiques, religieux, alimentaires et agricoles) de l'aviculture villageoise dans la lutte contre la pauvreté et l'insécurité alimentaire des populations africaines. Elle décrit les caractéristiques des différents systèmes existants (extensif et amélioré) et les pratiques d'alimentati...
Article
Full-text available
The objective of this work was to characterize the production of chickens and technical performance of family poultry farms in the Departments of Hadjer Lamis in the Sahel zone and West Tandjilé in the Sudanian zone. The crosscutting and retrospective survey covered 16 villages and 233 farmers randomly selected. The investigated Livestock was made...
Article
Full-text available
The present study aimed to evaluate the effects of Cassia tora leaves meal inclusion in the diets of growing indigenous Senegal chickens on growth performances, carcass and organ characteristics and economic margins. A total of 88 indigenous Senegal chickens, 6 week old, were randomly allotted into 4 equal groups according to the proportions of C....
Article
Cette étude a eu pour but d'évaluer les effets de l'incorporation de la farine de feuilles de Cassia tora dans l'alimentation des poulets indigènes du Sénégal sur les performances de croissance, les caractéristiques des carcasses et des organes et sur les marges économiques. Au total, 88 poussins de race locale sénégalaise de 6 semaines d'âge ont é...
Article
Full-text available
The purpose of this study carried out from July to October 2010 was to assess the effects of Moringa oleifera leaves meal inclusion in diets on growth performances, carcass and organs characteristics and economics results of growing indigenous Senegal chickens. Ninety six (96) indigenous Senegal chicks of 5 weeks old were randomly allocated into fo...
Article
Full-text available
The aim of this study carried out from September to December 2010 was to evaluate the effects of Leuceana leucocephala leaves meal inclusion in the diets on growth performances, carcass and organs characteristics and economics results of growing indigenous Senegal chickens. One hundred and four (104) indigenous Senegal chicks of 4 weeks old were ra...
Article
Full-text available
This study was carried out to assess the nutrient composition of some unconventional and local feed resources available in Senegal so as to use them as protein supplement sources in the diets of indigenous chickens to enhance their productivity. Ten (10) unconventional and local ingredients from Senegal including leguminous leaves (Leuceana leucoce...
Article
Full-text available
This study was carried out to study the genetic relationship among nine (9) West African goat breeds out of which 6 (Guinea dwarf, Kirdi, Ghana dwarf, Mossi, Togo dwarf, Senegal dwarf) were of the trypanotolerant type and 3 (Mali Sahel, Mauritania Sahel, Chad Sahel) were of the trypanosusceptible type. One hundred ninety nine (199) animals were gen...
Article
Soixante poulets de chair âgés de 21 jours ont été utilisés dans cette étude, selon quatre niveaux d'alimentation (50g, 75g, 100g et 125 g d'aliment par poulet et par jour). Lors de la mise en lots, les poulets ont été identifiés et pesés individuellement. Au cours de l'étude, les poulets ont été pesés chaque semaine et les collectes des déjections...
Article
Full-text available
This study was carried to evaluate the comparative genetic sensibility to avian coccidiosis of Senegal indigenous chickens and two other strains of chickens, Cobb 500 and Hy-line W-36. It focused on 100 chicks Cobb 500, 100 chicks Hy-Line W-36 and 36 Senegal indigenous chicks, which were allocated at day 26 into two groups; T (control) and E (infes...
Article
Full-text available
A total of 100 samples of poultry meat were collected in poultry farms in the vicinity of the Mbeubeuss landfill in the Niayes (Senegal) for microbiological and chemical analysis. Fifty-four (54) samples were collected in farms located less than 1 km from the landfill and 46 samples were collected in farms located a bit further (more than 1 km from...
Conference Paper
Full-text available
In the prospect of the Cassia tora leaves meal recovering as a protein ingredient source for diets of Senegal indigenous chickens, a study was carried out to determine their nutrient utilisation and nutritional value. Twenty adult Senegal indigenous chickens were housed in metabolic cages and allotted in four groups of five birds each. The groups w...
Article
Full-text available
In the prospect of the Leuceana leucocephala leaves meal using as a protein ingredient source for indigenous Senegal chickens diets, a study was carried out to determine their nutrient utilization and nutritional value when incorporated at various levels in the diets. Twenty adult indigenous chickens with an average body weight of 1.22 kg were cond...
Article
Full-text available
Unconventional feed resources recoverable in poultry nutrition in Africa: cases of the leaves of some leguminous (Moringa oleifera, Leucaena leucocephala, Cassia tora) and aquatic plants (Azolla pinnata) The research carrying out generally on the use of unconventional food resources, especially the leaves of leguminous plants (Moringa oleifera, Le...
Article
Full-text available
This study was carried out to determine the genetic relationships among seven west African goat breeds: Casamance Goat (Kolda, Senegal), Labe Goat (Fouta Djallon, Guinea), three Sahel Goat (Djoloff, Senegal; Maradi, Niger; Gorgol, Mauritania) red Sokoto Goat (Maradi, Niger) and Guera goat (Atar, Mauritania). The polymorphism of six microsatellites...
Article
Full-text available
This study was carried out from February to December 2003 to analyse goat milk production and processing in the districts of Thies and Mbour located in the Sahelian area, 70 km from Dakar. Among the suppliers of the three processing units identified, 45 milk producers were identified and surveyed. 45 milk samples from farmers and 30 cheese samples...
Article
The influence of sex-linked dwarf (dw) and incompletely dominant frizzle (F) genes on growth, egg production and quality were investigated. The experimental stock comprised 100 chicks of four genotypes: normal feathered, normal size (ffDw): normal feathered, dwarf (ffdw); frizzle, normal size (FfDw); and frizzle, dwarf (Ffdw). The dwarf gene reduce...
Article
Full-text available
ED#05-588 1 INTRODUCTION The domestic goat capra hircus is an important livestock species throughout the entire asian and african continents. Goats are an important resource for agricultural, economic, cultural and religious purposes. Their origin remains uncertain and controversial, and the history of their domestication is more complex than indic...
Article
This paper reports the blood groups and blood protein distribution in West African sheep breeds. About 100 animals of the Djallonke, Fulani and Touabire breeds were sampled for blood polymorphism analysis. Their blood groups were typed by haemolytic and agglutination reactions, and their blood proteins by starch gel electrophoresis. Almost all the...
Article
An ELISA survey has been done with random samples from sheep of Benin (21 sera), Burkina Faso (421), Djibouti (303), Ethiopia (95), Ivory Coast (62), Niger (120), Senegal (753), Togo (280) and from Gabon (211). The percentage of infected animals were respectively : Benin 14 %, Burkina Faso 86.4 %, Djibouti 97.2 %, Ethiopia 54.7 %, Ivory Coast 68 %,...
Article
Une enquête sérologique par ELISA a été réalisée sur 2266 sérums de moutons et 938 sérums de chèvres prélevés dans neuf pays africains. Les échantillons d'ovins provenaient du Bénin (21 serums), du Burkina Faso (421), de Djibouti (303), d'Ethiopie (95), de Côte d'Ivoire (62), du Niger (120), du Sénégal (753), du Togo (280) et du Gabon (211). Les po...
Article
In this study we examined transferrin (Tf) and hemoglobin (Hb) types and frequencies and their relationship with Packed Cell Volume (PCV), which is considered as a selection criterion for the trypanotolerance trait. Blood samples were collected from 96 sheep and were typed for Tf and Hb. The frequencies of the alleles TfA, TfB, TfC and TfD were res...
Article
Résumé Cette étude, qui vise à étudier les caractéristiques morphobiométriques de la poule du Sénégal, a porté sur 1 598 sujets échantillonnés dans deux zones agro-écologiques différentes: la zone de Dahra au centre du Sénégal et la zone de Kolda située en Casamance au sud du pays. Chaque sujet a fait l'objet d'une description par observation direc...
Article
Full-text available
Forty-five Large White barrows were injected daily i.m. with either excipient from 30 to 100 kg BW (CTRL), excipient from 30 to 60 and porcine somatotropin (pST; 100 micrograms/kg BW) from 60 to 100 kg BW (pST-60), or pST (100 micrograms/kg BW) from 30 to 100 kg BW (pST-30). Somatotropin accelerated overall growth rate (+4 and +9% for pST-60 and pS...

Network

Cited By

Projects

Projects (4)
Project
Overall developmental objective Contribute to food security and the fight against malnutrition through improved sustainable management and use of a selected number of edible tree/shrub species. Overall research objectives (i) Make a literature review and inventory local knowledge and practices on native edible tree/shrub species and products. (ii) Assess/characterize biochemical compounds and nutritional value of native edible tree/shrub products. (iii) Analyze and develop value chains and improve marketing and processing of selected edible tree/shrub products for longer shelf life and improved nutritional quality. (iv) Develop locally adapted domestication of high-potential native edible tree/shrub species (v) Strengthen institutional and innovation capacity of local communities.