Metabolic effects of feeding protected tallow to dairy cows.

  title={Metabolic effects of feeding protected tallow to dairy cows.},
  author={David S Kronfeld and Suzanne Donoghue and Jonathan M. Naylor and Kirk Johnson and Charles A. Bradley},
  journal={Journal of dairy science},
  volume={63 4},
Twelve Holstein cows were matched into pairs after 7 days lactation. Each was fed 1 kg of grain concentrate per 3 kg milk and corn silage free choice. At 2 wk, one cow from each pair was maintained on this diet and the other was fed a protected tallow product mixed with the grain concentrate, 1 to 2, providing 25% of metabolizable energy as fat. For 14 wk… CONTINUE READING