Hilgardia
Hilgardia
Hilgardia
University of California
Hilgardia

Pelleted hay mixture enables dairy cattle to give more milk with less butterfat

Authors

Robert D. Appleman
Donald G. Addis

Authors Affiliations

Robert D. Appleman is Extension Dairyman, University of California, Davis; Donald G. Addis is Farm Advisor, Riverside County, University of California.

Publication Information

Hilgardia 14(9):12-13. DOI:10.3733/ca.v014n09p12. September 1960.

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Abstract

Dairy cows receiving an all-pellet ration produced slightly more milk but with significantly lower butterfat than did cows eating similar amounts of long hay and concentrates. Butterfat tests were reduced by 0.1% to 0.3%.

Appleman R, Addis D. 1960. Pelleted hay mixture enables dairy cattle to give more milk with less butterfat. Hilgardia 14(9):12-13. DOI:10.3733/ca.v014n09p12
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