Effect of palm kernel meal plus urea on finishing of Brown Swiss young bulls. J. H. Avellaneda-Cevallos*1, T. A. Cedeño-Cedeño1, A. Suárez-Chiquito , O. Montañez-Valdez2, C. D. Cepeda-Cantos1, R. Luna-Murillo1, I. Espinoza-Guerra1, J. Quintana-Zamora1, and L. Casanova-Ferrín , Facultad de Ciencias Pecuarias, Unidad de Investigación Científica y Tecnológica, Universidad Técnica Estatal de Quevedo, Quevedo, Los Rios, Ecuador, 2División de Bienetar y Desarrollo Regional, Departamento de Desarrollo Regional, Universidad de Guadalajara, Ciudad Guzmán, Jalisco, México.
Effect of heat processing on ruminal and post-ruminal disappearance of individual amino acids of Iranian whole soybeans. M. H. Fathi Nasri*1 and M. Danesh Mesgaran2, 1University of Birjand, Birjand, Iran, 2University of Mashad, Mashad, Iran.
In situ ruminal degradability of dry matter and crude protein of cottonseed meal containing different fat concentrations. M. Danesh Mesgaran*, A. Heravi Moussavi, and S. Danesh Mesgaran, Dept. of Animal Science (Excellence Center for Animal Science), Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran.
The effect of fat content on ruminal and post-ruminal protein disappearance of cottonseed meal using in situ mobile bag and alternative enzymatic procedures. M. danesh Mesgaran*, M. Vatandoost, H. Jahani Azizabadi, and A. Heravi Moussavi, Dept. of Animal Science (Excellence Center for Animal Science), Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran.
A comparison of synchrotron and globar Fourier transform infra-red microspectroscopy (FTIRM) use in predicting cereal grain rumen degradation characteristics. A. M. Walker*, C. R. Christensen, D. A. Christensen, P. Yu, H. C. Block, and J. J. McKinnon, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK, Canada.
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In situ ruminal disappearance of acid detergent insoluble nitrogen (ADIN) of various feeds. H. Jahani-Azizabadi, M. Danesh Mesgaran*, R. Valizadeh, and H. Nasirimoghadam, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran.
Feed intake and digestibility response of ram lambs fed olive cake ensiled with different feed supplements. F. T. Sleiman*1, R. E. Issa1, S. H. Ibrahim2, M. G. Uwayjan1, S. K. Hamadeh1, I. Toufeili1, and M. T. Farran1, 1American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon,
2University of Dohuk, Dohuk, Kurdistan, Iraq.
E f f e c t s o f m i c r o w a v e i r r a d i a t i o n o n p r o t e i n d e g r a d a t i o n o f s a f f l o w e r m e a l i n t h e r u m e n . P . S h a w r a n g * 1 a n d A . A . S a d e g h i 2 , 1 A n i m a l
Science Research Section, Research Center for Agriculture and Medicine, Atomic Energy Organization of Iran, Karaj, Iran, 2Department of Animal Science, Faculty of Agriculture, Science and Research Branch, Islamic Azad University, Tehran, Iran.
Optigen® is a sustained release source of non-protein nitrogen in the rumen. R. Garcia-Gonzalez* , J. M. Tricarico1, G. A. Harrison1, M. D. Meyer1, K. R. McLeod2, D. L. Harmon2, and K. A. Dawson1, 1Alltech Inc., Nicholasville, KY, University of Kentucky, Lexington.
Effects of Optigen® on fermentation, digestion, and N partitioning in rumen-simulating fermenters. G. A. Harrison*, J. M. Tricarico, M. D. Meyer, and K. A. Dawson, Alltech Biotechnology, Nicholasville, KY.
The effect of fat content of sodium hydroxide treated sunflower meal on in situ dry matter and crude protein degradation parameters. T. Mohammadabadi, M. Danesh Mesgaran*, A. R. Heravi Moussavi, H. Nasiri Moghadam, and M. Chaji, Ferdowsi University, Mashhad, Iran.
Pistachio hull tannin affected digestibility of soybean meal and alfalfa during in vitro digestion. A. Bohluli and A. A. Naserian*, Ferdowsi University, Mashhad, Iran.
Comparison of ruminal in situ crude protein degradability of selected feedstuffs in growing goats. Y. Hu*1, Z. L. Tan1, S. X. Tang1, Z. H. Sun1, M. Wang1, and G. O. Tayo1,2, 1Institute of Subtropical Agriculture, The Chinese Academy of Sciences, Changsha, P.R. China, 2Babcock University, Ikeja Lagos, Nigeria.
Effect of replacing soybean meal with Mucuna pruriens on growth performance, carcass characteristics and meat safety. S. K. Chikagwa- Malunga*1, A. T. Adesogan1, M. Huisden1, S. C. Kim1, S. C. Phatak2, N. J. Szabo1, and R. C. Littell1, 1University of Florida, Gainesville, University of Georgia, Tifton.
Urea-nitrogen recycling in growing lambs fed diets differing in rumen degradable protein and carbohydrate. D. Kiran* and T. Mutsvangwa, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatchewan, Canada.
Ruminal and intestinal protein and amino acid digestibility of feather meal and feather meal with blood products. K. W. Cotanch*1, R. J. Grant1, J. Darrah1, M. E. VanAmburgh2, D. A. Ross2, and J. Haid3, 1William H. Miner Agricultural Research Institute, Chazy, NY, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, 3U.S. Poultry & Egg Association, Tucker, GA.
Milk production, milk composition, digestion, and feed intake of cows fed different concentrations of flaxseed meal. H. V. Petit*1 and P. S. Mir2, 1Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Sherbrooke, QC, Canada, 2Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Lethbridge, AB, Canada.
Interactions between oilseed supplementation and barley grain processing on urea-nitrogen recycling and nitrogen metabolism in dairy cows. G. N. Gozho*, M. Hobin, and T. Mutsvangwa, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatchewan, Canada.