Essays about: "fullfoder"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 24 essays containing the word fullfoder.

  1. 1. Feeding of dry cows : a good start on the lactation

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Nutrition and Management

    Author : Ellen Lindqvist; [2020]
    Keywords : Total mixed ration; separate feeding; one day feeding control; close-up; far-off;

    Abstract : At parturition, it is a critical period and an increased risk of the cow being affected by metabolic diseases. The dry period is therefore a preparation for both parturition and the coming lactation. Today's feeding recommendations for dry cows are debated and advisors express that a clearer guideline is needed. READ MORE

  2. 2. How is feed-related behaviour in growing pigs affected by total mixed ration feed with intensively treated silage?

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Nutrition and Management

    Author : Sara Holmström; [2019]
    Keywords : pig behaviour; grass-clover silage; total mixed ration; social interactions; nutrient utilization;

    Abstract : In Nordic countries, roughage e.g. silage from ley crops is mainly provided in the daily feed rations to pigs within organic production systems. Grass-clover silage brings multiple advantages in letting pigs perform natural behaviours and reduces aggressive social interactions. READ MORE

  3. 3. Compact total mixed ration to dairy cows : effects on feed hygiene, feed intake, rumen environment and milk production

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Nutrition and Management

    Author : Frida Petters; [2018]
    Keywords : CTMR; ; forage particle size; feed ration dry matter; DMI; milk production; rumen health; AIA; feed spoilage;

    Abstract : Total mixed rations have been used as a feeding strategy in Swedish dairy farms since the 1990’s. One risk that has been associated with total mixed ration is sorting of the ration, which can lead to a diet being consumed by the cows other than the originally intended. READ MORE

  4. 4. Olika faktorer som påverkar tillväxten på mjölkraskalvar

    University essay from SLU/Department of Biosystems and Technology (from 130101)

    Author : Hanna Birgersson; [2018]
    Keywords : avvänjning; kraftfoderstruktur; vomutveckling; kalvtillväxt;

    Abstract : I litteraturgenomgången framkommer många aspekter av grovfoder till kalvar. Kalvar förefaller att föredra grovfoder med hög smältbarhet, men för maximal konsumtion totalt är ett grövre grovfoder (med lägre smältbarhet och lägre preferens hos kalven) att föredra. READ MORE

  5. 5. Utfodring med kompakt fullfoder : effekter på mjölkkors beteende, tidsbudget och mjölkproduktion

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Nutrition and Management

    Author : Ulrica Robertsson; [2018]
    Keywords : sociala interaktioner; välfärd; konkurrens; vila; ättid; ståendetid; sortering; partikelstorlek; torrsubstans; mjölkavkastning; foderberedning;

    Abstract : Kompakt fullfoder (C-TMR) är ett nytt sätt att blanda fullfoder. Vid foderberedningen blandas kraftfoder och vatten med avsikt att göra foderblandningen homogen så att korna inte kan sortera ut enskilda foderpartiklar. READ MORE