Meat Goats in Land and Forage Management

Table 11

Table 11 . Intake and bodyweight gain of goats limit-grazed or offered a protein supplement a
Item Limit-grazed Supplemented P <
Supplement, g/d - 454 -
Hay intake, g/d 218 404 .001
Initial weight, kg 30.2 30.5 NS
Final weight, kg 30.5 28.6 .05
a Adapted from Hart and Sahlu (1995).


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