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On-farm treatment of straws and stovers with urea


, : On-farm treatment of straws and stovers with urea. International Atomic Energy Agency Technical Documents IAEA TECDOCs (1294): 15-22

The nutritional value of cereal crop residues to ruminants is constrained by low N and high fibre contents. These constraints can be alleviated by treatment with alkali, the most suitable of which, for smallholder use, is urea. However, it has not widely been used in Africa. Whilst in some areas, cost and availability of urea will be a factor, it may also be that the flexibility of the technique is not appreciated.

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