Production of acids from inulin by a mixed culture of rumen microorganisms.

@article{Marounek1988ProductionOA,
  title={Production of acids from inulin by a mixed culture of rumen microorganisms.},
  author={Milan Marounek and Jiřı́ {\vS}imůnek and Petr Březina},
  journal={Archiv fur Tierernahrung},
  year={1988},
  volume={38 3},
  pages={175-81}
}
The production of volatile fatty acids (VFA) and lactic acid from inulin (plant fructan with 2-1 bonds) in in vitro rumen fermentations was followed. The experiments were performed with inocula from wethers receiving two rations, with two pH regimes and using as inocula either whole rumen contents or the corresponding rumen fluid. The following results were… CONTINUE READING