Dairy Nutrition and Management
UC Cooperative Extension

UC Davis - The University of California, Davis

Peter H. Robinson

 

*Articles

Feedstuff Evaluation

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  Dec 2014 Brief History of California Alfalfa Hay TDN Equation
  Dec 2013 Dried Corn Distillers Grains in Dairy Cattle Feeding:
Part 2 – Nutrient Profiles, Variability and Key Impacts on Cattle
  Aug 2013 Dried Corn Distillers Grains in Dairy Cattle Feeding:
Part 1 – Conventional and New Distillers Products
  Feb 2013 The California Alfalfa Hay TDN Equation: A Brief History
  Dec 2011 Did the wet fall weather increase mycotoxin levels of your silage?
  Dec 2009 So you want to sample your total mixed ration (TMR)
  Oct 2009 Amino Acids in Rumen Escape Protein: 3. Plant and Non-Plant Source Protein Meals
  Oct 2009 Amino Acids in Rumen Escape Protein: 2. Grains and Whole Seeds
  Jun 2009 Amino Acids in Rumen Escape Protein: 1. Forages and Plant Source By-Products
  Oct 2006 California Rice Hay – An Opportunity Feed for California Dairies?
  Jan 2006 The Changing Role of Forage Fiber in Dairy Rations
  Sep 2004 The 2004 UC Davis Recommended Forage Energy Prediction Equations
  Apr 2003 Nutritive Value of Distillers Grains: Conventional vs. Dakota Gold TM
  Sep 2003 Estimating Corn Silage and Alfalfa Energy Levels: UC Davis Equations Using NDF and ADF
Apr 2003 Estimating the Energy Value of Dairy Feeds:
Evaluating UC Davis and NRC (2001) Equations
Jan 2003 Why Does the Dollar Value of Alfalfa Hay Not Continue to increase as its TDN Increases ?
Jun 2002 A Practical Gas Production Technique to Determine the Nutritive Value of Forages: The UC Davis Approach
Jan 2002 Estimating the Energy Value of Corn Silage
Nov 2000 Nitrates and Dairy Cattle: Cause for Concern ?
Mar 2000 Pima Cottonseed - Gossypol Assays of the 1999 California/Arizona Crop
Feb 2000 Pima Cottonseed - Nutrient Assays of the 1999 California/Arizona Crop
Jan 2000 Neutral Detergent Fiber (NDF) and its Role in Alfalfa Analysis
May 1999 Estimating the Energy Value of Ruminant Feedstuffs
Apr 1999 What’s all the Fuss About NDF ?
Mar 1999 Interpreting Your Forage Test Report
Feb 1999 What are Dairy Nutritionists Looking for in Alfalfa Hay ?
Jan 1999 Rumen Escape Protein of Some Dairy Feedstuffs