Comparative analyses of rumen microbiomes to mitigate ruminant methane and improve feed utilisation

The Comparative analyses of rumen microbiomes to mitigate ruminant methane and improve feed utilisation project investigated the variation in rumen microbial populations and the difference between low and high residual feed intake (RFI) as it pertains to lower methane production. For more information please read the final report summary and download the final report (B.CCH.6620) (PDF, 2.2 MB) from the Meat & Livestock Australia website.

When: 20 September 2012 to 18 September 2015

Contact: Carly Rosewarne

Collaborator: CSIRO