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Title Nutritional energetics of domestic animals & glossary of energy terms / Subcommittee on Biological Energy, Committee on Animal Nutrition, Board on Agriculture and Renewable Resources, Commission on Natural Resources, National Research Council.
Imprint Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press, 1981.


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Edition 2d rev. ed.
Description 1 online resource (viii, 54 pages) : illustrations, charts
Note Edition of 1966, prepared by the Committee on Animal Nutrition of the National Research Council, published under title: Biological energy interrelationships and glossary of energy terms.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Print version record.
Subject Animal nutrition.
Animal nutrition -- Terminology.
Bioenergetics -- Terminology.
Animals, Domestic -- nutrition
Energy Metabolism.
Genre Electronic books.
Contents Nutritional energetics of domestic animals and glossary of energy -- Terms -- Introduction -- Units of measurement -- Biological basis of energy partition -- Definition of terms -- Conventional scheme -- Relationship of environmental temperature to energy metabolism -- Systems used to express feed energy values and an animal's requirement for energy -- Application to growing ruminants -- Application to lactating ruminants -- Application to nonruminant herbivores, especially horses and rabbits -- Application to swine -- Application to poultry -- Application to aquatic animals.
Other Title Print version: National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Animal Nutrition. Subcommittee on Biological Energy. Nutritional energetics of domestic animals & glossary of energy terms. 2d rev. ed. Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press, 1981