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Sorting Profits: Cows are Picky Eaters

Sorting Profits: Cows are Picky Eaters

11/17/2017

Dairy cows selectively consume their rations, generally sorting longer particles in favor of finer particles. Feed sorting decreases fiber intake while increasing the consumption of grains and co-products. It also creates instances where cows eat different rations throughout the day.

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