Effects of phosphorus supplementation upon the performance of West African Dwarf lambs
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Tropical Agriculture;64(3): 221-224
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Evaluates the need for phosphorus supplementation in West African Dwarf lambs fed on hay, the typical dry-season feed of tropical livestock. Presents data on the composition of concentrate supplements, weight gains and feed consumption, changes in liveweight gains and serum inorganic phosphorus with and without P supplement, ash, calcium, phosphorus & magnesium content of the ribs and femurs, and quality characteristics of the humerus bone.