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Feed Composition Table

Every year I am asked to provide a information on feedstuffs to balance rations.  I found an article that has a link to a Table of 280 feedstuffs commonly used to feed cattle and sheep. Keep in mind though that feeds are not constant.  The best way to balance a diet is to have your feedstuffs analyzed, especially your hay.  Sometimes hay looks/smells great, but has little nutritive valu...

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Effects of post-AI nutrition management on pregnancy results

Here's an interesting read.  I found this on the BovineVet website. Maintaining high levels of nutrition plays an important role in a cow's reproductive performance, but recent research from two separate studies indicates that nutritional management immediately following artificial insemination have an impact on heifer reproductive efficiency. Results from the studies conducted at t...

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