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peer-reviewed research article

In vitro gas production provides effective method for assessing ruminant feeds

authors

Girma Getachew
Edward J. DePeters
Peter H. Robinson

publication information

California Agriculture 58(1):54-58. DOI: 10.3733/ca.v058n01p54. January-March 2004.

Summary

Ruminants convert feedstuffs into human edible foods; by better utilizing feed byproducts, environmental impacts can be reduced.

author affiliations

G. Getachew is Postdoctoral Associate, Department of Animal Science, UC Davis. This research was supported by the California Agricultural Experiment Station, UC Davis. E.J. DePeters is Professor, Department of Animal Science, UC Davis. This research was supported by the California Agricultural Experiment Station, UC Davis. P.H. Robinson is Cooperative Extension Specialist, Department of Animal Science, UC Davis. This research was supported by the California Agricultural Experiment Station, UC Davis.