Advantages of dehydrated alfalfa in animal feeds

What are the main advantages of using dehydrated alfalfa in animal feed?

Ruminants need forages to maintain normal rumen function and rumen health. Forages provide the necessary fiber for these animals. The quality or nutritive value of a forage is defined as the ability to meet nutritional needs and, therefore, in production animals to achieve a high productive yield (e.g. milk production).


Advantages of dehydrated alfalfa in animal feed:

Alfalfa is a forage legume used primarily to provide high quality protein, macronutrients, microminerals and vitamins naturally in the livestock ration. In addition, it is an important source of effective fiber, much needed by ruminant animals.