Stearic, palmitic acids in dairy cow nutrition

Stearic, palmitic acids in dairy cow nutrition

Research has shown that long-chain fatty acids are not just a source of energy but are bioactive compounds and have metabolically different

*J.R. Loften, J.G. Linn and C.G. Soderholm are with Milk Specialties Global. J.K. Drackley is with the department of animal sciences at the University of Illinois. T.C. Jenkins is with the department of animal and veterinary sciences at Clemson University. A.F. Kertz is with Andhil LLC.

INCLUSION of fat in lactating dairy cow diets is a common practice today to meet energy requirements for milk production, reproduction and body condition res

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