Jan 19, 2022  
University of Alberta Calendar 2021-2022 
    
University of Alberta Calendar 2021-2022

AN SC 461 - Ruminant Digestion, Metabolism, and Nutrition


★ 3 (fi 6) (first term, 3-0-3) Integration of theory and practical concepts in ruminant nutrition, digestion and metabolism through topics such as energy flow in ruminants, protein systems and net feed efficiency. Laboratories will involve formulation of rations for various physiological states of beef and dairy cattle, economical rations, feed mixes, protein systems (degradable and undegradable protein systems) and net feed efficiency formulations. Prerequisite: AN SC 260 or *3 NUTR.