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Nutrient requirements of horses / Committee on Nutrient Requirements of Horses, Board on Agriculture and Natural Resources, Division on Earth and Life Studies, National Research Council of the National Academies.

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Subject: Horses > Nutrition > Requirements.
Horses > Feeding and feeds.
Chevaux > Alimentation > Besoins.
Chevaux > Alimentation.
Animal Nutritional Physiological Phenomena.
Genre: Electronic books.

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  • ISBN: 9780309660969
  • ISBN: 0309660963
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (xv, 341 pages) : illustrations.
  • Edition: 6th rev. ed.
  • Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, ©2007.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Energy -- Carbohydrates -- Fats and fatty acids -- Proteins and amino acids -- Minerals -- Vitamins -- Water and water quality -- Feeds and feed processing -- Feed additives -- Feed analysis -- Feeding behavior and general considerations for feeding management -- Unique aspects of equine nutrition -- Donkeys and other equids -- Ration formulation and evaluation -- Computer model to estimate requirements -- Tables -- Appendixes.

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