[The relationship between fermentation and the morphological structure of rumen epithelium in sheep fed pelleted feeds].

@article{Baran1979TheRB,
  title={[The relationship between fermentation and the morphological structure of rumen epithelium in sheep fed pelleted feeds].},
  author={Miroslav Baran and J. Marcan{\'i}k and J Kocisov{\'a} and Imrich Zeleň{\'a}k and Mihaly Bel{\'a}k},
  journal={Veterinarni medicina},
  year={1979},
  volume={24 10},
  pages={
          587-95
        }
}
Wethers were fed complete granular feed rations including 41.81% of grass hay, 25.28% of barley, 15.37% of sawdust, 14.98% of molasses, 1.32% of urea, and 1.24% of mineral supplement in dry matter for 24 weeks. Samples of the dorsal rumen sac of these wethers were subjected to patho-anatomical, histological, histo-chemical, and electron-microscopical examination. Volatile fatty acids were also determined in the rumen fluid of slaughtered animals. The control group was given the same diet in the… CONTINUE READING