Farm Table says:
This site, produced by DairyBiz, provides a series of links to fact sheets produced by the Queensland Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry.
The fact sheets cover a series of topics, including:
- The Vital Role of Rumen Microbes;
- Managing for Healthy Rumen Function;
- Feed Intake;
- Factors Affecting Feed Intake;
- Important Nutrients;
- Balancing the Diet.
The fact sheets also include details such as methods to calculate dry matter intake, key metrics, indicators of inadequate nutrient management and nutritional contents of various types of feed.
By reading these fact sheets, you’ll be able to obtain a great overview on digestive physiology and nutrient management of dairy cows.