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- Bono, J. L., et al. Show all 9 Authors
- Journal of animal science 2014 v.92 no.2 pp. 683-694
- Clostridium; Coprococcus; Prevotella; Roseburia; Succinivibrio; alfalfa; bacteria; bacterial communities; community structure; corn; corn silage; diet; feces; finishing; genes; haylage; heifers; intestinal microorganisms; nucleotide sequences; ribosomal RNA; species diversity; steers; taxonomy
- ... The objective of this study is to investigate individual animal variation of bovine fecal microbiota including as affected by diets. Fecal samples were collected from 426 cattle fed 1 of 3 diets typically fed to feedlot cattle: 1) 143 steers fed finishing diet (83% dryrolled corn, 13% corn silage, and 4% supplement), 2) 147 steers fed late growing diet (66% dry-rolled corn, 26% corn silage, and 8% ...