The prediction of grass silage intake by beef cattle receiving barley-based supplements

@inproceedings{McNamee2001ThePO,
  title={The prediction of grass silage intake by beef cattle receiving barley-based supplements},
  author={B. F. McNamee and David J. Kilpatrick and R. W. J. Steen and Francis Gordon},
  year={2001}
}
Data on the intake by beef cattle of 11 silages either unsupplemented or supplemented with barley-based concentrates were provided from six studies carried out at the Institute. An empirical model was developed from these data which described an exponential decrease in silage intake as concentrate intake was increased, with y-axis intercepts corresponding 0… CONTINUE READING