1. 01/01/2015 En particulier à l’étable L’idée de rédiger un Agrodok sur l’utilisation des pailles pour l’alimentation animale nous est venue il y a quelques années lors d’une réunion de discussion concernant l’Agrodok sur l’élevage des vaches laitières. Cet Agrodok devait comporter un chapitre sur l’...
  2. FAO The annual world production of cereal straws and stovers is approximately 2 000 million tons, however, the energy contained in this vast bulk of material is on the whole poorly utilized and its nitrogen incompletely returned to the soil. With the rising prices of both energy and nitrogen...
  3. L'outil de rationnement de la FAO pour les vaches laitières permet de concevoir des rations au moindre coût en utilisant les ressources disponibles localement.Il a été spécialement conçu pour des techniciens qui recherchent un outil de formulation simple et facile à utiliser. Répondre aux besoins...
  4. This report gives details of 4 experiments, the results obtained and based on these, the recommendations made regarding feeding and working strategies. The four experiments were investigating the energy costs of walking on soils of different consistencies and the efficiencies of doing work,...
  5. Access Agriculture Training Video When grains are soaked in water for a while and left to germinate, they will put out shoots or sprouts. By absorbing water sprouted seed more than double their weight. Sprouts are easier to digest than grains, because sprouting converts nearly all of the starch...
  6. 01/01/1977 Nutrient requirements and signs of deficiency and toxicty, where known, are presented and discussed. Requirements for growth, maintenance, gestation, and lactation are presented in tabular form.
  7. This video overviews 5 tropical forages that are suitable to feed to rabbits: Mulberry -Morusspp. Tick Trefoil -Desmodium rensonii Napier/Elephant/Uganda grass -Pennisetum purpureum Red Mombin -Spondias purpurea Mexican Sunflower -Tithonia diversifolia
  8. 01/01/2001 This book explores how manure can be used to sustain smallholder livelihoods in the East African Highlands.
  9. 05/01/1969 This gives an overview of the history of soybeans in Florida with information on growing and using the soybeans for animal feed. 120 pages, illustrations, photos
  10. 01/01/1995 Crop residues are becoming an incredibly important part of the diets of ruminant animals in developing countries. This booklet explains how to feed straw to ruminants. It indicates when it is useful to treat straw (with urea or ammonia) in order to improve its nutritional value, and how to do so...