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Effect of environment on nutrient requirements of domestic animals / Subcommittee on Environmental Stress, Committee on Animal Nutrition, Board on Agriculture and Renewable Resources, Commission on Natural Resources, National Research Council.

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Subject: Animal nutrition.
Temperature > Physiological effect.
Stress (Physiology)
Veterinary physiology.
Animaux > Alimentation.
Physiologie vétérinaire.
Température > Effets physiologiques.
Animal Nutritional Physiological Phenomena.
Stress, Physiological.
Genre: Electronic books.

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  • ISBN: 0585149135
  • ISBN: 9780585149134
  • ISBN: 9780309031813
  • ISBN: 0309031818
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 152 pages) : illustrations, charts
  • Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press, 1981.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note: Farm animals and the environment -- Animal-environment interactions -- Environment-nutrition interaction -- Basal metabolism -- Feed intake -- Forage-temperature interaction on feed intake -- Water-environment interactions -- Nutritional efficiency -- Approaches for practical nutritional management -- Beef cattle -- Dairy cattle -- Sheep -- Environmental effects on feed energy intake -- Nutrient digestibility -- Energy requirement during cold stress -- Energy requirement during heat stress -- Thermal effects on protein requirement of sheep -- Environmental effects on lamb performance -- Miscellaneous environmental factors affecting nutrition of sheep -- Swine -- Lower critical temperature -- Cold stress -- Heat stress -- Poultry -- Poultry environment -- Feed intake and nutrient requirements -- Efficiency of egg production -- Feed intake -- Performance -- Acclimation -- Carcass composition -- Nutrient adjustments -- Estimating ME requirement for laying hens -- Water -- Vitamin A -- Summary.
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
System Details Note: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Action Note: digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve
Source of Description Note: Print version record.
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