Metabolizable Energy (ME) Required for Grazing Activity
Use this Energy Requirement Calculator to calculate the energy
requirement for grazing activity. Enter the data into the table and
then click the Calculate Grazing Activity Energy Cost button. The results will be
displayed in the table at the bottom of the page.
The source for this calculation method is:
Sahlu, T., A. L. Goetsch, J. Luo, I. V. Nsahlai, J. E. Moore, M. L. Galyean, F. N. Owens, C. L. Ferrell, and Z. B. Johnson. 2004. Nutrient requirements of goats: developed equations, other considerations and future research to omprove them. Small Ruminant Research 53:191-219.