Sampling Feed for Analysis

(AS1064, Reviewed Dec. 2018)

This publication is guide to help sample livestock forage and feed for laboratory analysis. Feed analysis is one of the most effective feed and forage management tools to effectively match forage and feed supplies to animal nutrient requirements, design feeding programs, and evaluate forage production. Laboratory analysis is the recommended way to determine nutrient content and value.

Lead Author
Lead Author:
Miranda Meehan, Extension Livestock Environmental Stewardship Specialist
Other Authors

Kevin Sedivec, Extension Rangeland Management Specialist

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