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Dietary Net Energy Requirement for Milk Production

Dietary Net Energy Requirement for Milk Production

Milk Fat Concentration (%)

Dietary Energy Requirement/day/kg Milk Produced (Mcal NEL)

3.5

0.70

4

0.75

4.5

0.80

5

0.84

5.5

0.89

6

0.94

6.5

0.99