Fermentation Characteristics and Microbial Diversity of Tropical Grass-legumes Silages

@inproceedings{Ridwan2015FermentationCA,
  title={Fermentation Characteristics and Microbial Diversity of Tropical Grass-legumes Silages},
  author={Roni Ridwan and Iman Rusmana and Yantyati Widyastuti and Komang Gede Wiryawan and Bambang Prasetya and Mitsuo Sakamoto and Moriya Ohkuma},
  booktitle={Asian-Australasian journal of animal sciences},
  year={2015}
}
Calliandra calothyrsus preserved in silage is an alternative method for improving the crude protein content of feeds for sustainable ruminant production. The aim of this research was to evaluate the quality of silage which contained different levels of C. calothyrsus by examining the fermentation characteristics and microbial diversity. Silage was made in a completely randomized design consisting of five treatments with three replications i.e.: R0, Pennisetum purpureum 100%; R1, P. purpureum 75… CONTINUE READING
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