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An improved system for characterising ruminant feeds leading to the development of a nutritional model for dairy cows - LK0604

Objective
To develop improved techniques for characterising ruminant
feeds and produce an integrated feed diet formulation system
for adoption in the UK. The system will predict responses
in yield and composition of milk and body weight to changes
in the supply of nutrients from forage-based diets.
Project Documents
• Executive Summary : An improved system for characterising ruminant feeds leading to the development of a nutritional model for dairy cows   (3441k)
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 1997

To: 2001

Cost: £987,077
Contractor / Funded Organisations
ADAS UK Ltd., University - Scottish Agricultural College, Agricultural Research Institute of NI
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