Quantity and quality is obviously important when we allocate feed for our animals.
A commonly used measure when talking about feed quality is metabolisable energy. Although this measure is frequently referred to, many farmers may be unsure what it actually means.
So what is a megajoule of metabolisable energy?
Paul Sharp joins Rural Exchange to explain just how useful the measurement is.
Animal nutrition is a regular feature on REX, thanks to the experts at Seales Winslow. If you have any questions or want to find out more, visit their website.
Watch the full interview with Paul Sharp above.