Daily Feed Requirements

Daily Feed Requirements

Dr. Ken McMillan

DTN/The Progressive Farmer

Supplemental feeding needs vary greatly based on a long list of factors. For example, larger cows will eat more, but even if every cow weighs 1,000 pounds, heavier milking cows will have much higher nutrient needs. Nutrient requirements also vary based on life stage, with the lowest requirements right after weaning and the highest two months after calving.

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