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- Varga, G.A., et al. Show all 4 Authors
- Journal of animal science 2007 v.85 no.3 pp. 690-699
- cow feeding; gluconeogenesis; dietary carbohydrate; pyruvate carboxylase; dairy cows; gene expression; soybean hulls; dietary fiber; messenger RNA; calving; carboxy-lyases; rumen fermentation; dry matter intake; monensin; protein synthesis; liver; lactation; dosage; cottonseed hulls
- ... Thirty-four multiparous Holstein cows were used in a randomized block design to evaluate the effects of feeding nonforage fiber sources (NFFS), monensin, or their combination on expression of gluconeogenic enzymes in the liver during the transition to lactation. The addition of 0 or 300 mg/d of monensin to a conventional (CONV) or NFFS prepartum diet was evaluated in a 2 x 2 factorial arrangement ...