TITLE

Early harvested maize increases cow yields

AUTHOR(S)
Buss, Jessica
PUB. DATE
September 2002
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;9/13/2002, Vol. 137 Issue 11, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides information on the effect of early harvested maize on cow milk yields in Great Britain. Benefits of using early harvested maize for feeding cows; Details on the dry matter content and metabolizable energy of early harvested maize; Amount of cow yields after the introduction of maize into the ration.
ACCESSION #
8958132

 

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