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Animal Sciences and Industry

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Manhattan, KS 66506-8028

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Energy

In designing a grow-finish nutritional program, it is important to understand the responses to changing dietary energy and the impact on economic decisions. This fact sheet will discuss dietary energy effects on growth performance, formulating on a nutrient to calorie ratio, energy sources and quality, as well as fiber.