Effect of Feeding Ammonia Treated Wheat Bhoosa as the Basal Roughage on Body Weight Gain and Nutrient Utilization in Crossbred Calves


  • Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Division of Animal Nutrition, India


Wheat bhoosa is one of the main basal diets for ruminants in India. Many workers have tried to treat wheat bhoosa to improve its nutritive value. Earlier experiments showed that wheat bhonsa after treatment with ammonia can meet the DCP and TDN requirements for maintenance of adult cattle.

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Health Care and Hospital Management

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