BeschreibungThis book brings together edited versions of the keynote review papers presented at the International Symposium on Ruminant Physiology (ISRP). Held every five years, the ISRP is the premier forum for the presentation and discussion of advances in our knowledge of the physiology of ruminant animals. The ninth ISRP was held in South Africa in October 1999. * A definitive statement of current knowledge in this subject. * Contributors are the leading international authorities from Europe, North America, South Africa and Australasia. * The ISRP has an excellent reputation for quality papers
InhaltsverzeichnisRegulation of feed intake; rumen microbiology and fermentation; nutrient absorption and splanchnic metabolism; endogenous regulatory and pregnancy; lactation; tissue growth; host resistance against parasites and pathogens.
Verlag: CABI Publishing
Erscheinungsdatum: Januar 2000
Seitenanzahl: 496 Seiten