Articles | Volume 61, issue 1
Original study
08 Mar 2018
Original study |  | 08 Mar 2018

Effects of total replacement of soybean meal and corn on ruminal fermentation, volatile fatty acids, protozoa concentration, and gas production

Amani Bahri, Marga Joy, Mireia Blanco, Juan Ramon Bertolin, Marouen Amaraoui, and Hamadi Rouissi

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Our study aimed to evaluate the effect of total substitution of soybean meal and corn with triticale and faba bean or field pea on rumen fermentation, protozoa counts, and gas production of lactating ewes. According to the present results, this substitution might maintain rumen parameters of dairy ewes.