Feed Management: A Tool for Balancing Nutrients on Dairies and Other Livestock Operations

Excess phosphorus (P) and potassium (K) in livestock diets is expensive and potentially damaging to the environment and to animal health. This publication suggests ways to improve feed management and avoid overfeeding P and K. Discusses ration balancing and record keeping as a way to improve feed management.

EM 8913    Published July 2006    4 pages
March 2016