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Table 1 Experimental diet on DM basis

From: A comparison of supplemental calcium soap of palm fatty acids versus tallow in a corn-based finishing diet for feedlot steers

  Treatment
Ingredient Basis: % of DM CT CCS1
Corn Silage 50 % Gr 9.78 9.78
Corn Grain Flaked 75.56 76.62
Distillers Gr. + Soluble 4.56 4.23
Corn Steep 3.00 3.00
Urea 1.22 1.22
Tallow 3.79 -
Limestone 1.47 0.23
Potassium Chloride 0.19 0.21
Salt 0.25 0.25
Trace mineral 0.11 0.16
Megalac-R   4.30
Analyzed Nutrients   
Dry matter, % of as-fed 71.83 71.83
Crude protein 13.40 13.40
Non-protein nitrogen 3.41 3.41
Neutral detergent fiber 12.23 12.23
Forage NDF2,3 4.00 4.00
NEm3, Mcal/cwt DM 98.07 98.07
NEg3, Mcal/cwt DM 66.87 66.87
Ether extract 7.03 7.03
Calcium 0.74 0.74
Phosphorus 0.35 0.35
Potassium 0.70 0.70
Magnesium 0.20 0.20
Sulfur 0.20 0.20
Vitamin A3, IU/cwt DM 1000 1000
Vitamin E3, IU/cwt DM 15 15
Monensin3, g/ton DM 30 30
Tylosin3, g/ton DM 10 10
  1. 1 Diets were formulated to be isocaloric and isonitrogenous
  2. 2Neutral detergent fiber from the forage components of the diet
  3. 3Theoretical values