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Effects of Heat Exposure and Restricted Feeding on Behavior, Digestibility and Growth Hormone Secretion in Goats
- Hirayama, Takuji (Faculty of Agriculture, University of the Ryukyus) ;
- Katoh, Kazuo (Graduate School of Agricultural Science Tohoku University)
- Received : 2003.10.06
- Accepted : 2004.03.02
- Published : 2004.05.01
Heat stress is known to affect physiological systems in goats. This study investigated changes in nutrient digestibility, behavior and growth hormone secretion among goats in a hot environment (H; 35
GH Secretion;Goat;Heat Stress;Feed Restriction
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