Prediction of enteric methane emissions from Holstein dairy cows fed various forage sources.

@article{Rico2016PredictionOE,
  title={Prediction of enteric methane emissions from Holstein dairy cows fed various forage sources.},
  author={Daniel E. Rico and P. Yvan Chouinard and Fadi Hassanat and Chaouki Benchaar and Rachel Gervais},
  journal={Animal : an international journal of animal bioscience},
  year={2016},
  volume={10 2},
  pages={203-11}
}
Milk fatty acid (FA) profile has been previously used as a predictor of enteric CH4 output in dairy cows fed diets supplemented with plant oils, which can potentially impact ruminal fermentation. The objective of this study was to investigate the relationships between milk FA and enteric CH4 emissions in lactating dairy cows fed different types of forages in the context of commonly fed diets. A total of 81 observations from three separate 3×3 Latin square design (32-day periods) experiments… CONTINUE READING

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