Nutritional Articles

A method to estimate digestible energy in horse feed

Published: 2002-01-31

Brief content of the article
The authors present a predctive equation for digestible energy (DE) on the basis of poximate nutrients with defined limitations for validity. The equation was derived mathematically from equations based on physiological considerations.
Keywords: digestible energy; ration evaluation.

Reference
Zeyner, A. and Kienzle, E. 2002. A method to estimate digestible energy in horse feed. J. Nutr. 132: 1771-1773.

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