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- Broudiscou, L.P., et al. Show all 6 Authors
- Animal feed science and technology 2003 v.105 no.1-4 pp. 95-108
- Medicago sativa; Oryza sativa; Vigna unguiculata; acid detergent fiber; alfalfa; ammonia; biomass; hexoses; methane; methane production; neutral detergent fiber; nitrogen; organic matter; pretreatment; protein synthesis; rice straw; rumen; rumen fermentation; rumen microorganisms
- ... The effects of ammonia treatment and fresh legume extract supplementation on the metabolism of rumen micro-organisms maintained on rice straw (Oryza sativa, variety Thaibonnet) in dual outflow fermenteurs were investigated. Alfalfa (Medicago sativa L.) was chosen as a model legume, similar in biochemical composition to cowpea (Vigna unguiculata). Diets provided comparable amounts of readily availa ...