Performance of rabbits on Guinea grass and Verano stylo hays in the dry season and effect of concentrate supplementation

@inproceedings{Bamikole1999PerformanceOR,
  title={Performance of rabbits on Guinea grass and Verano stylo hays in the dry season and effect of concentrate supplementation},
  author={Musibau A. Bamikole and I. V. Ezenwa},
  year={1999}
}
  • Musibau A. Bamikole, I. V. Ezenwa
  • Published 1999
  • Biology
  • Abstract The feasibility of using Verano stylo ( Stylosanthes hamata cv. Verano) and Guinea grass ( Panicum maximum cv. Ntchisi) hays and their replacement values in concentrate diets for rabbits were determined. The intake and growth of the rabbits were monitored over a 7-week growth study following a 2-week adaptation period, while nutrient digestibility was determined over a 5-day period during the eighth week of the study. The DM intakes of the rabbits during the growth study were 53.1 g… CONTINUE READING

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