University of Missouri Extension

G2053, Reviewed October 1993

Using Net Energy to Formulate Beef Cattle Rations

Editor's note
The following abstract describes a publication that is only available for purchase. A link to ordering information is on this page.

David L. Lalman
Department of Animal Sciences

This publication explains how to use feed energy measures to estimate the energy required for a specific animal at various performance levels and to evaluate feeds in terms of how they supply this energy.

Sample calculations illustrating how to use the net energy system to predict animal performance are also provided.



G2053 Using Net Energy to Formulate Beef Cattle Rations | University of Missouri Extension

Order publications online at or call toll-free 800-292-0969.

University of Missouri Extension - print indicia