|aMathematical modelling in animal nutrition /|cedited by James France and Ermias Kebreab.
|aWallingford, UK ;|aCambridge, MA :|bCABI,|cc2008.
|axiii, 574 p. :|bill. ;|c25 cm.
|aIncludes bibliographical references and index.
|aLinear models for determining digestibility / M.S. Dhanoa, S. Lopez and J. France -- Nonlinear functions in animal nutrition / S. Lopez -- Interesting simple dynamic growth models / J.H.M. Thornley -- The dilemma in models of intake regulation : mechanistic or empirical / D. Poppi -- Models to measure and interpret exchange of metabolites across the capillary bed of intact organs / J. Cant and F. Qiao -- Modelling protozoal metabolism and volatile fatty acid production in the rumen / J. Dijkstra, E. Kebreab, J. France and A. Bannink -- Modelling methane emissions from farm livestock / J.A.N. Mills -- Supporting measurements required for evaluation of greenhouse gas emission models for enteric fermentation and stored animal manure / C. Wagner-Riddle ... [et al.] -- Data capture: development of a mobile open-circuit ventilated hood system for measuring real-time gaseous emissions in cattle / N.E. Odongo ... [et al.] -- Efficiency of amino acid utilization in simple-stomached animals and humans : a modelling approach / P.J. Moughan -- Compartmental models of protein turnover to resolve isotope dilution data / L.A. Crompton ... [et al.] -- Assessment of protein and amino acid requirements in adult mammals, with specific focus on cats, dogs, and rabbits / A.K. Shoveller, J.L. Atkinson -- Mathematical representation of the partitioning of retained energy in the growing pig / C.F.M. de Lange, P.C.H. Morel and S.H. Birkett -- Aspects of energy metabolism and energy partitioning in broiler chickens / G. Lopez and S. Leeson -- Modelling phosphorus metabolism / E. Kebreab ... [et al.] -- Methodological considerations for measuring phosphorus utilization in pigs / M.Z. Fan ... [et al.] -- The prediction of the consequences of pathogen challenges on the performance of growing pigs / I. Kyriazakis, F.B. Sandberg and W. Brindle -- Factors regulating feed efficiency and nutrient utilization in beef cattle / K. Swanson and S. Miller -- Models of nutrient utilization by
|afish and potential applications for fish culture operations / D.P. Bureau and K. Hua -- Integrated approaches to evaluate nutritional strategies for dairy cows / A. Bannink, J. Reijs and J. Dijkstra -- Modelling lactation potential in an animal model / M.D. Hanigan, C.C. Palliser, A.G. Rius -- The diary of Molly / R.L. Baldwin -- Modelling sugarcane utilization by dairy cows in the tropics / A.G. Assis ... [et al.] -- Simulation exercises for animal science MSc students : rumen digestion and pig growth / W.J.J. Gerrits ... [et al.].