Articles | Volume 65, issue 2
Original study
31 May 2022
Original study |  | 31 May 2022

Assessment of blood and productive parameters in mid-lactation dairy cows fed different diets: replacement of corn silage with triticale silage

Lorella Giuliotti, Maria Novella Benvenuti, Andrea Martini, Pier Attilio Accorsi, Claudia Lotti, Alice Cappucci, and Giuseppe Conte

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The need to reduce the environmental impact from zootechnic productions and to avoid the exploitation of land resources is a current issue. For this reason, the study investigated the replacement of corn silage with triticale silage in the diet of mid-lactation dairy cows by evaluating blood and productive parameters. Diet did not affect blood and milk parameters, suggesting the feasibility of the replacement of corn silage by triticale silage in the diet of mid-lactation dairy cows.