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8.6 A Comparison of the Milk Yield and Composition of Dairy Cows Fed Diets Containing Either Protected or Unprotected Soya

  • E. J. Hunter (a1), P. Rowlinson (a1), P. Brett (a2) and D. G. Armstrong (a2)


During early lactation, when requirements for energy and protein are high, tissue protein requirements cannot be fulfilled by microbial protein alone and the opportunity arises to feed protected protein as a supplement to provide UDP which will compensate for the deficit between tissue protein requirements and microbial protein supplied by RDP.



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ARC. 1980. The Nutrient Requirements of Ruminant Livestock, Commonwealth Agricultural Bureaux, Farnham Royal.
MAFF. 1975. Energy A llowances and Feeding Standards for Ruminants. Bulletin 33, HMSO, London.
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