Using plant wax markers to estimate the diet composition of grazing Holstein dairy cows

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Heublein, C; Südekum, K-H; Gill, FL; Dohme-Meier, F; Schori, F;
(2017)
  • Publisher: American Dairy Science Association
  • Subject:
    mesheuropmc: food and beverages

The objective of this study was to test whether diet selection of dairy cows under grazing conditions could be estimated using plant wax markers. Furthermore, differences between 2 cow strains and the effect of concentrate supplementation on plant species selection were... View more
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