The effect of supplementation with Leucaena leucocephala and maize bran on voluntary food intake, digestibility, live weight and milk yield of bos indicus x bos taurus dairy cows and rumen fermentation in steers offered Pennisetum purpureum ad libitum in the semi-humid tropics

RW Muinga, JH Topps, JA Rooke, W Thorpe

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)13 - 23
Number of pages11
JournalAnimal Science
Volume60
Publication statusFirst published - 1995

Keywords

  • Ad Lib
  • Bran
  • Cows
  • Dairy
  • Dairy Cows
  • Digestibility
  • Effect
  • Fermentation
  • Food
  • Intake
  • Leucaena
  • Leucaena Leucocephala
  • Live
  • Live Weight
  • Maize
  • Milk
  • Pennisetum Purpureum
  • Review
  • Rumen
  • Rumen Fermentation
  • Steers
  • Supplementation
  • Tropics
  • Voluntary
  • Weight
  • Yield

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