• Home
  • Top Country Livestock Nutrition Queensland Australia - High conception rates

Compensatory growth is the "better than expected" growth performance seen in animals following a period of very low weight gain or weight loss when nutrient levels return to sufficient amounts. During a stressful period, an animals maintenance requirements will lower to aid survival which means that their growth efficiency and protein deposition potential increase. When they are given access to a higher quality feed, they experience fantastic compensatory growth. Cattle may experience compensatory gain only for a short period of time before they plateau and grow at similar rates to other stock that did not undergo nutrient restriction.

Top Country Livestock Nutrition
Your Partners In Nutrition

Roma


  • Address
    44484 Warrego Highway,
    Roma QLD 4455
  • Phone
    +61 (0) 7 4622 8330

Mundubbera


  • Address
    Corner of Willson Street/Mundubbera-Durong Road,
    Mundubbera QLD 4626
  • Phone
    +61 (0) 7 4165 4943