Feed intake, liveweight gain and carcass traits of lambs offered pelleted annual pasture hay supplemented with flaxseed (Linum usitatissimum) flakes or algae (Schizochytrium sp.)
VF Burnett, JL Jacobs, S Norng, EN Ponnampalam
Animal Production Science | CSIRO PUBLISHING | Published : 2017
The authors acknowledge financial support from the Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources Agriculture Research and Development Division. We thank the Livestock Production Sciences team at DEDJTR Rutherglen including Greg Seymour, Wayne Dempsey, Ken Wilson and Michelle Smith and at DEDJTR Werribee, including Wayne Brown and Matt Kerr for technical assistance, including feeding and management, liveweight assessment, transportation and slaughter management of lambs.