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Protein Nutrition for Cattle

This article will provide some basic concepts associated with protein nutrition in cattle, aiming to help beef producers on detecting and designing nutritional strategies to enhance cattle performance and, consequently, productivity and profitability of beef operations.

Bruno I. Cappellozza | Sep 2019 | Educational Document

Nutrient requirements for growing and finishing cattle

Different classes of animals have different requirements for energy, protein, vitamins, and minerals. The specific amounts needed depend on the animal’s stage of production and the level of performance desired by the livestock ...

Nutrient Requirements of Beef Cattle (1984) | Aug 2019 | Fact Sheet

Grass Seed Straw as a Forage Source for Beef Cattle

A byproduct of grass seed production is straw (residue remaining after grass seed has been harvested). While grass seed straw is generally a low-quality forage source, the ruminant animal and its microbial population can utilize it with proper nutritional management.

David Bohnert, Mike Mehren, Carl Hunt | Oct 2018 | Publication

Energy Nutrition for Cattle

Energy is the potential to perform work. In cattle, this “work” means the body functions required to keep the animal alive and also functions associated with production, such as growth, lactation, and reproduction. Energy ...

Reinaldo Cooke | Oct 2018 | Publication

Basic Nutrient Requirements of Beef Cattle - Breeding Cattle

This appendix is associated with the publication "Basic Nutrient Requirements of Beef Cattle." It contains a table of requirements for breeding cattle.

Shelby Filley | Oct 2018 | Publication

Basic Nutrient Requirements of Beef Cattle - Growing and Finishing Cattle

This appendix is associated with the publication "Basic Nutrient Requirements of Beef Cattle." It contains requirements for growing and finishing cattle.

Shelby Filley | Oct 2018 | Publication

Balancing Diets for Beef Cattle - Appendix 1

This Appendix is associated with the publication titled "Balancing Diets for Beef Cattle."

David Bohnert, Reinaldo Cooke | Oct 2018 | Publication

Mineral requirements and maximum tolerable levels in beef rations

Mineral requirements and maximum tolerable levels in beef rations

Shelby Filley | Jun 2018 | Fact Sheet