The Technical Deliberation Council (CDT) of
the Brazilian Water Buffalo Association (ABCB) decides to consider the animal X
Buffalo of Santa Isabel's Farm, propriety of Mr.. Eduardo Daher Santos, a top animal
in development among the animals of Murrah breed in Brazil.
The present deliberation is based in
the fact that this animal presented the weight of 550Kg at 479 days old. This mark
is superior to 518 Kg that is the maximum weigth obtained in a gain of weight
competition achieved in Brazil, adjusted to its age and breed.
The present calculation is
based in the results presented in the research work: Some results on performance tests in
Water Buffaloes in Brazil - 5° Word Buffalo Congress - Royal Palace -Caserta - Italy,
1997 pg,399 a 403