Feeding Barley to Cattle
S. L. Boyles, The Ohio State University, V. L. Anderson, North Dakota State University, K. B. Koch, Northern Crops Institute
Barley is a cereal grain that has demonstrated world-wide importance. Although generally considered an energy source, barley has more protein than other cereals commonly used in ruminant diets. Nutritional composition of barley can be affected by geographic location and climatic conditions.