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Table 6 Contribution of the different concentrates and their possibility to meet the nutritional requirements of pregnant goats

From: Are winter rangelands enough to satisfy the nutritional requirements of late-gestation transhumant goats in Patagonia?

  Dry matter (kg/day) CP (g) ME (Mcal) Composition of supplement Nutritional requirements achieve
Pelleted alfalfa hay:corn (55:45) 0.5 73 1.14 Pelleted alfalfa hay:corn (55:45) No
Brewers’ spent grain:corn 0.7 100 1.53 Brewers’ spent grain:corn (55:45) No
Corn:soybean expeller 0.55 148 1.98 Corn:soybean exp. (80:20) Yes