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Maximiser-Understanding Fecal Starch

Are you missing out on energy? By Dr. Aimee Hafla, Ph.D., P.A.S. In the United States, the grain component of feedlot rations accounts for 50 to 90% of the diet dry matter and is typically comprised of starchy cereal grains like corn, barley, or wheat. (Samuelson et al., 2016). Starch is a nutrient that packs […]