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Nitrogen and Phosphorus Nutrition of Cattle by Ernst Pfeffer,Alexander Hristov
ISBN: 0851990134
ISBN13: 978-0851990132
Author: Ernst Pfeffer,Alexander Hristov
Book title: Nitrogen and Phosphorus Nutrition of Cattle
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Pages: 304 pages
Publisher: CABI; First edition (December 12, 2005)
Language: English
Size PDF version: 1855 kb
Size ePub version: 1800 kb
Size fb2 version: 1900 kb
Category: Biological Sciences

There are tremendous benefits to feeding ruminants nitrogen and phosphorus supplements, in terms of milk production and productivity. However what goes in, must also come out. Nitrogen and phosphorus excretions from dairy cattle are a major environmental pollutant. This book describes the latest knowledge in nitrogen and phosphorus nutrition of cattle including requirements, ruminal and total tract metabolism, possibilities of increasing the efficiency of nitrogen utilization and reducing nitrogen and phosphorus excretions from dairy and beef operations. It also includes aspects of the effects of dietary nitrogen and phosphorus on the reproductive efficiency of cattle.

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