Anele, U. Y: Research

Research in progress

  • Effects of plant species, season and anti-nutritional factors on rumen ecology, in-vitro gas production, dry matter degradability and nutrient utilization by small ruminants fed cowpea haulms.

 

  • Studies on effects of management, season, planting age, distance and cutting intervals on biomass production and nutritive value of indigenous fodder plants.

 

  • Evaluation and Nutritional screening of lesser known tropical indigenous browse plants, leguminous shrubs and Multi Purpose Tree species for dry season livestock feeding and agroforestry technologies.

 

  • Utilization of unconventional oil seeds, legumes and crop by-products as ingredients in least – cost concentrate rations for small ruminants production and fattening.

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