Ruminal Acidosis in Feedlot: From Aetiology to Prevention

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Joaquín Hernández; José Luis Benedito; Angel Abuelo; Cristina Castillo;
(2014)

Acute ruminal acidosis is a metabolic status defined by decreased blood pH and bicarbonate, caused by overproduction of ruminal D-lactate. It will appear when animals ingest excessive amount of nonstructural carbohydrates with low neutral detergent fiber. Animals will s... View more
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