Feeding strategies to reduce methane loss in cattle

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This report presents an overview of the enteric methane production in cattle. The possibilities are discussed to influence methane production by feeding measures and the use of feed additives, and by management measures. The possibilities are discussed against the background of Dutch cattle husbandry and points for attention and priorities for future research have been formulated
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationLelystad
PublisherAnimal Sciences Group
Number of pages44
Publication statusPublished - 2007

Publication series

NameReport / Animal Sciences Group
PublisherAnimal Sciences Group
ISSN (Print)1570-8616


  • methane production
  • methane
  • feed formulation
  • feed conversion
  • dairy farming
  • cattle feeding
  • feed additives
  • farm management


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