Recent Advances in Animal Nutrition 1991 - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780750613972, 9781483100241

Recent Advances in Animal Nutrition 1991

1st Edition

Authors: W. Haresign D.J.A. Cole
eBook ISBN: 9781483100241
Imprint: Butterworth-Heinemann
Published Date: 28th October 1991
Page Count: 264
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Recent Advances in Animal Nutrition: 1991 is an annual review of the changes and updates in the field of animal nutrition, especially progresses in the study of feeds. The book is divided into five parts. Part I discusses topics related to pig nutrition and feeds such as energy-protein interactions and improved utilization of amino acids. Part II covers the nutrition and growth of poultry. Part III talks about the legislations concerned with feed manufacture, and Part IV deals with nutrition of different animals such as chicks and ruminants. The text is recommended for agriculturists, zoologists, and those involved in the development and manufacture of feeds who would like to know more about the nutrition of agriculturally important animals.

Table of Contents



I Pig Nutrition

1 Energy-Protein Interactions in Pigs

2 Nutrition of The Working Boar

3 Towards An Improved Utilization of Dietary Amino Acids By The Growing Pig

4 Phosphorus Availability and Requirements in Pigs

II Poultry Nutrition

5 Nutrition and Growth of Fat and Lean Broiler Genotypes

6 The Use of Enzymes to Improve the Nutritive Value of Poultry Feeds

III Legislation

7 Legislation and Its Effect on the Feed Compounder

IV General Nutrition

8 Implications of an Immune Response on Growth and Nutrient Requirements of Chicks

9 Strategies For Animal Nutrition - 2000 and Beyond

V Ruminant Nutrition

10 Anion-Cation Balance and Its Effect on the Performance of Ruminants

11 The Feeding and Management of Intensively Reared Bulls: Conventional Compared with Organic

12 Nutrition And The Implications of Modifying the Seasonality of Farmed Red Deer

13 Modelling Nutrient Supply and Utilization By Ruminants

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