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Author University of Nottingham. Feed Conference (42nd : 2008 : University of Nottingham)

Title Recent advances in animal nutrition 2008 / edited by P.C. Garnsworthy, J. Wiseman
Published Nottingham : Nottingham University Press, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 368 pages) : illustrations
Contents Front Cover; Copyright; Preface; Contents; Impact of energy balance on metabolic changes and reproductive tissues; Opportunities for online mointoring of health and performance in dairy cows; Improvement of forages to increase the efficiency of nitrogen and energy use by ruminants; Improving feed efficiency in cattle with residual feed intake; Safety in the food chain: Biosecurity and coping with disease outbreaks (with primary reference to the pig industry); Campylobacter: Farm strategies for control; Bacteriophage intervention to reduce campylobacter contamination in poultry
Summary Authored by international experts in the animal-production industry, this record of the proceedings of the 42nd University of Nottingham Feed Conference explores topics such as the improvements of feed efficiency, the impact of biofuel co-products, the use of enzymes to increase nutritive value, and the techniques for coping with disease outbreaks
Analysis Feed
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Animal feeding -- Congresses.
Animal nutrition -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Garnsworthy, Philip C.
Wiseman, J. (Julian)
ISBN 1907284052 (electronic bk.)
9781907284052 (electronic bk.)