Rumination is crafted to provide general animal science principles to new livestock producers.
5. Energize your livestock
Summary:In Episode 5, Dr. Phillips discusses what energy is, how it is measured, and why livestock need energy.Topics in This Episode:Define energyDefine measures of energyIntroduce next podcast
4. When is a feed label is more than a feed label?
Summary:In Episode 4, Dr. Phillips discusses what is required by law to be on feed labels as well as how you, as a producer, can learn by reading feed labels.Topics in This Episode:Define regulatory agencies that oversee feed labelDefine factors...
3. A feed is just a feed, isn't it?
Summary:In Episode 3, Dr. Phillips discusses the International Feed Numbering system and the 8 major categories of feeds for livestock. These classes of feeds will provide the foundation for ration formulation for various livestock species.Topics in...
2. Which came first, the diet or the digestive system?
Summary:In Episode 2, Dr. Phillips discusses the various digestive systems our livestock have and how that impacts our feeding choices.Topics in This Episode:· Classification of digestive systems· Basic functions of digestive system...
Summary:Meet Dr. Celina Phillips, an animal nutritionist who teaches animal science at California State University, Chico in northern California. In Episode 1, Dr. Phillips discusses the format and goals for the podcast in the future. Future topics...