Journal article

Technical note: Nitrogen isotopic fractionation can be used to predict nitrogen-use efficiency in dairy cows fed temperate pasture

L Cheng, AJ Sheahan, SJ Gibbs, AG Rius, JK Kay, S Meier, GR Edwards, RJ Dewhurst, JR Roche

Journal of Animal Science | OXFORD UNIV PRESS INC | Published : 2013

University of Melbourne Researchers

Grants

Awarded by New Zealand dairy farmers through DairyNZ Inc.


Awarded by New Zealand Ministry of Primary Industries through Sustainable Farming Fund


Awarded by New Zealand Ministry of Business, Innovation, and Employment


Funding Acknowledgements

The project was supported by New Zealand dairy farmers through DairyNZ Inc. (Project AN803), New Zealand Ministry of Primary Industries through Sustainable Farming Fund (Project 08/012), and New Zealand Ministry of Business, Innovation, and Employment (Project DRCX 0802). Dr. A. M. Nicol and Dr. R. H. Bryant from Lincoln University are thanked for providing useful discussion. Thanks also go to DairyNZ Lye Farm technicians and Lincoln University Analytical Laboratory technicians.