Feedstuffs - Miscellaneous Feedstuffs

Vegetable Oil

Vegetable Oil

  • A very potent energy source supplying about 2.25 times more energy than starch or sugar.
  • Used primarily to increase the caloric density of the diet.
  • Increases diet palatability.
  • Sometimes added to diets to reduce dustiness.

Average Nutrient Content

  • Ruminant TDN = 175%
  • Monogastric ME = 3300 Kcal/lb
Physical Description - a somewhat viscous liquid with a light yellow to yellowish-brown color.

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