By Ermias Kebreab
This ebook brings jointly the papers provided orally or as posters on the 6th overseas Workshop on Modelling Nutrient usage in cattle, held in Wageningen, The Netherlands, 6 - eight September 2004. the aim of this e-book is to offer present examine in modeling nutrient digestion and usage in livestock, sheep, pigs, chicken and fish. The booklet is equipped into six sections that hide quite a number issues and modeling techniques; those are (i) absorption and passage; (ii) development and improvement; (iii) mineral metabolism; (iv) methodology;(v) environmental influence; and (vi) animal creation and feed assessment. Deterministic, stochastic, empirical and mechanistic modeling ways are defined. This ebook might be of important curiosity to researchers and scholars of animal technology, fairly these taken with food modeling.
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