Solving and Fitting France’s Rumen Model with MLAB
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Ruminants (cattle, sheep, etc.) “ferment” their ingested food in their “first stomach,” the rumen. There, food is partially digested due to mastication and microbial action. As a result of this “pre-processing,” the animal is able to extract more nutrient substances from its food than would otherwise be the case.
KeywordsItalian Ryegrass Steady State Data Steady State Output Microbial Mass Total Water Output
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