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- Broudiscou, L.P., et al. Show all 3 Authors
- Animal feed science and technology 2009 v.154 no.1-2 pp. 24-35
- goats; rumen fermentation; feed supplements; monoterpenoids; feed rations; terpenoids; duodenum; goat milk; milk composition; milk yield; sward; acetic acid; volatile fatty acids; butyric acid; propionic acid; digesta; digestibility; neutral detergent fiber; acid detergent fiber; milk fat percentage; fatty acid composition; Italy
- ... Twenty-six Alpine and Saanen goats, 12 fitted with a rumen cannula and a T-type cannula in the duodenum, were used in a 6-week experiment on the effect of a monoterpene blend on rumen fermentation, duodenal terpene and nutrient flows, milk yield and composition. The monoterpene blend consisted of 45.2, 36.7, 16.0 and 2.2mol/100mol terpene for linalool, p-cymene, α-pinene and β-pinene, respectively ...