Nutritional factors in bovine gastrointestinal disease.

C. N. Niederman, C. D. Thatcher, B. Welker

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Gastrointestinal disorders may be prevented through proper nutrition. Attention should be placed on establishing optimum feeding programs for cattle in all stages of the life and production cycle. Normal reticuloruminal development in calves and maintenance of gastrointestinal function in adult cattle is dependent upon adequate nutrition. Nutrition is also an important part of therapy of many gastrointestinal disorders.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)265-306
Number of pages42
JournalThe Veterinary clinics of North America. Food animal practice
Issue number2
StatePublished - Jul 1990
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Food Animals


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