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Actual Milk Fat (g)

Actual Milk True Protein (g)

ADF (%DM)
Acid Detergent Fibre

Aflatoxin B1 (mg)

Aflatoxin B2 (mg)

Aflatoxin G1 (mg)

Aflatoxin G2 (mg)

Altosid (mg)

Amprolium (mg)
Amprolium (milligrams)

AMTS Casein Yield (g)

AMTS Rumen pH < 5.8

AMTS VS Cheddar Yield (kg Chedder/100 kg Milk)

Animal Protein (g)

ARG (%MP)
Arginine (percentage Metabolisable Protein)

ARG (%Rqd)
Arginine (percentage of required)

ARG (g)
Arginine (grams)

Ash (%DM)
Ash (percent of DM) Predicts inorganic mineral component of feed.

Bambermycin (mg)
Bambermycin (milligrams)

Beta Carotene (mg)
Beta Carotene (milligrams)

Biotin (ppm)
Biotin (parts per million)

C18:2 Intake (g)
Linoleic acid: omega 6 unsaturated fatty acid

C18:3 Intake (g)
Linoleic acid: omega 3 fatty acid

Ca (%DM)
Calcium (percent of Dry Matter)

Ca (%Rqd)
Calcium (percent of required)

Ca (g)
Calcium (grams)

Ca Added (%DM)
Calcium added over an above that contributed by the basic ingredients (ie that coming from vitamin and mineral packs)

Ca Added (g)
Calcium added over an above that contributed by the basic ingredients (ie that coming from vitamin and mineral packs)

Carotene (mg)
Carotene (milligrams)

CHO-C (g)
Carbohydrate fraction C (non digestable)

Choline (ppm)
Choline (parts per million)

Chromium (ppm)
Chromium (parts per million)

Citrinin (CFU)

Cl (%DM)
Chlorine (percent of Dry Matter)

Cl (%Rqd)
Chlorine (percent of required)

Cl (g)
Chlorine (grams)

Cl Added (%DM)
Chlorine added over an above that contributed by the basic ingredients (ie that coming from vitamin and mineral packs)

Cl Added (g)
Chlorine added over an above that contributed by the basic ingredients (ie that coming from vitamin and mineral packs)

Clarifly (mg)

CNCPS Rumen pH

Co (%Rqd)
Cobalt (percent of required)

Co (mg)
Cobalt (milligrams)

Co (ppm)
Cobalt (parts per million)

Co Added (mg)
Cobalt added over an above that contributed by the basic ingredients (ie that coming from vitamin and mineral packs)

Co Added (ppm)
Cobalt added over an above that contributed by the basic ingredients (ie that coming from vitamin and mineral packs)

Cost/hd
Cost per head

CP (%)
Crude Protein on percent basis

Cu (%Rqd)
Copper (percent of required)

Cu (mg)
Copper (milligrams)

Cu (ppm)
Copper (parts per million)

Cu Added (mg)
Copper added over an above that contributed by the basic ingredients (ie that coming from vitamin and mineral packs)

Cu Added (ppm)
Copper added over an above that contributed by the basic ingredients (ie that coming from vitamin and mineral packs)

Days To Change BCS
Number of days predicted in order or animals to change Body Condition Score entered

DCAD1 (meq/kg)
Old 4 element equation: (sodium+potassium) - (chloride + sulfur) = DCAD in mEq/kg

DCAD2 (meq/kg)
dietary cation/anion difference (MilliEQuivalents/ kilogram)/DCAD2 is from 2001 NRC: (%K divided by 0.039) + (%Na divided by 0.023)] ? [(%Cl divided by 0.0355) + (%S divided by 0.016)]/100 grams of dietary dry matter (DM)

DHA (g)

DM (%)
Dry Matter Percent

DMI (NRC Predicted)
Dry Matter Intake (NRC predicted) The predicted DMI based off NRC equation

DMI (NRC Predicted) (lb or kg/day)
Dry Matter Intake (NRC predicted)

DON 15-Acetyl (mg)

DON 3-Acetyl (mg)

Drinking Water Intake (kg/day)

Dry Matter Intake (lb or kg/day)
Dry Matter Intake from Ration

EDDI (mg)

EE (%DM)
Ether Extract (Fat analysis)

EPA (g)

Ergot (mg)

Fe (%Rqd)
Iron (percent of required)

Fe (mg)
Iron (milligrams)

Fe (ppm)
Iron (parts per million)

Fe Added (mg)
Iron added over an above that contributed by the basic ingredients (ie that coming from vitamin and mineral packs)

Fe Added (ppm)
Iron added over an above that contributed by the basic ingredients (ie that coming from vitamin and mineral packs)

Fenbendazole (mg)
Fenbendazole (milligrams)

Ferm. CHO (%DM)

Fermentable CHO (%CHO)
Fermentable Charbohydrates

Forage (%DM)
Total Forage percentage of diet

Forage NDF (%BW)
NDF contribution of Forage fraction

Forage NDF (%DM)

Forage NDF (%NDF)
%NDF coming from Forages only

Fumonisin B1 (mg)

Fumonisin B2 (mg)

Fumonisin B3 (mg)

Gosypol (mg)

HIS (%MP)
Histidine (percentage Metabolisable Protein)

HIS (%Rqd)
Histidine (percentage of required)

HIS (g)
Histidine (grams)

I (%Rqd)
Iron (percent of required)

I (mg)
Iron (milligrams)

I (ppm)
Iron (parts per million)

I Added (mg)
Iron added over an above that contributed by the basic ingredients (ie that coming from vitamin and mineral packs)

I Added (ppm)
Iron added over an above that contributed by the basic ingredients (ie that coming from vitamin and mineral packs)

ILE (%MP)
Isoleucine (percentage Metabolisable Protein)

ILE (%Rqd)
Isoleucine (percentage of required)

ILE (g)
Isoleucine (grams)

Inputted NEg (MJ)

Inputted NEm (MJ)

Inputted P Avail (g)

Inputted RDP (%CP)

Inputted RDP (%DM)

Inputted RDP (g)

Inputted RUP (%CP)

Inputted RUP (%DM)

Inputted RUP (g)

Inputted TDN (g)

IOFC
Income Over Feed Cost

K (%DM)
Potassium (percent of Dry Matter)

K (%Rqd)
Potassium (percent of required)

K (g)
Potassium (grams)

K Added (%DM)
Potassium added over an above that contributed by the basic ingredients (ie that coming from vitamin and mineral packs)

K Added (g)
Potassium added over an above that contributed by the basic ingredients (ie that coming from vitamin and mineral packs)

Lactic (%DM)
Lactic Acid

Lasalocid (mg)
Lasalocid milligrams in ration

Lasalocid (ppm)
Lasalocid (parts per million)

LCFA (%DM)
Long Chain Fatty Acids

LEU (%MP)
Leucine (percentage Metabolisable Protein)

LEU (%Rqd)
Leucine (percentage of required)

LEU (g)
Leucine (grams)

Lignin (%DM)

LYS (%MP)
Lysine (% of Metabolisable Protein)

LYS (%Rqd)
Lysine (% of Required)

LYS (g)
Lysine (grams in diet)

LYS:MET
Lysine to Methionine Ratio

ME (%Rqd)
Metabolizable Energy

ME (Mcal/lb or kg)
Metabolizable Energy Mcal/ unit supplied

ME (MJ/kg)
Metabolisable Energy (Mega Joules per Kg of feed)

ME Allowable Gain (lb or kg/day)
Metabolizable Energy Allowable Gain

MET (%MP)
Methionine (% of Metabolisable Protein)

MET (%Rqd)
Methionine (% of Required)

MET (g)
Methionine (grams in diet)

Mg (%DM)
Magnesium (percent of Dry Matter)

Mg (%Rqd)
Magnesium (percent of required)

Mg (g)
Magnesium (grams)

Mg Added (%DM)
Magnesium added over an above that contributed by the basic ingredients (ie that coming from vitamin and mineral packs)

Mg Added (g)
Magnesium added over an above that contributed by the basic ingredients (ie that coming from vitamin and mineral packs)

MGA (mg)

Milk Fever Risk (%)
probability of an animal getting milk fever when freshening

Milk Urea (mg/dl)

Mn (%Rqd)
Manganese (percent of required)

Mn (mg)
Manganese (milligrams)

Mn (ppm)
Manganese (parts per million)

Mn Added (mg)
Manganese added over an above that contributed by the basic ingredients (ie that coming from vitamin and mineral packs)

Mn Added (ppm)
Manganese added over an above that contributed by the basic ingredients (ie that coming from vitamin and mineral packs)

Mold (CFU)

Molybdenum (mg)

Monensin (mg/day)

Monensin (ppm)

MP (%Rqd)
Metabolizable Protein as a percent of required

MP Allowable Gain (lb or kg/day)
Metabolizable Protein Allowable Gain

MP Supply (g)
Metabolizable Protein Supply

MUN (mg/dl)
Milk Urea Nitrogen

Na (%DM)
Sodium (percent of Dry Matter)

Na (%Rqd)
Sodium (percent of required)

Na (g)
Sodium (grams)

Na Added (%DM)
Sodium added over an above that contributed by the basic ingredients (ie that coming from vitamin and mineral packs)

Na Added (g)
Sodium added over an above that contributed by the basic ingredients (ie that coming from vitamin and mineral packs)

Natural Vit E (IU)

NDF (%DM)
Neutral Detergent Fiber

NEg (MJ/kg)
Net Energy for Growth (Mega Joules per Kg of feed)

NEl (Mcal/lb or kg)
Net Energy for lactation (Mega calories per lb or Kg of feed) This is an old term, used in older ration balancing programs

NEl (MJ/kg)
Net Energy for lacation (Mega Joules per Kg of feed)

NEl-3X (MJ)

NEl-3X (MJ/kg)

NEm (MJ/kg)
Net Energy for Maintenance (Mega Joules per Kg of feed)

Neomycin Base (mg)

NFC (%DM)
Non-Fiber Carbohydrated

Niacin (%DM)
Niacin (percentage of Dry Matter)

Ochratoxin (mg)

Org. Chromium (%Chromium)
Organic Chromium (% Total Chromium)

Org. Cobalt (%Co)
Organic Cobalt (% Total Cobalt)

Org. Copper (%Cu)
Organic Copper (% Total Copper)

Org. Manganese (%Mn)
Organic Manganese (% Total Manganese)

Org. Selenium (%Se)
Organic Selenium (% Total Selenium)

Org. Zinc (%Zn)
Organic Zinc (% Total Zinc)

Organic Fe (mg)
Organic Fe (milligrams)

P (%DM)
Phosphorus (percent of Dry Matter)

P (%Rqd)
Phosphorus (percent of required)

P (g)
Phosphorus (grams)

P Added (%DM)
Phosphorus added over an above that contributed by the basic ingredients (ie that coming from vitamin and mineral packs)

P Added (g)
Phosphorus added over an above that contributed by the basic ingredients (ie that coming from vitamin and mineral packs)

Patulin (mg)

peNDF (%DM)
Physically effective NDF

Peptides (%Req)
Peptides

PHE (%MP)
Phenylalanine (percentage Metabolisable Protein)

PHE (%Rqd)
Phenylalanine (percentage of required)

PHE (g)
Phenylalanine (grams)

Predicted Milk Fat (%)

Predicted Milk Fat (g)

Predicted Milk Production (kg/day)

Predicted Milk True Protein (%)

Predicted Milk True Protein (g)

Rabon (mg)

RDP (%CP)
Rumen Degradable Protein percentage of Crude Protein

RDP (%DM)
Rumen Degradable Protein

RDP (g)
grams of Rumen Degradable Protein in ration

RUFAL Intake (g)
Rumen Unsaturated Fatty Acid Load (g)

Rumatel (mg)

Rumen NH3 (%Req)
Rumen Ammonia

RUP (%CP)
Rumen Undegradable Protein percentage of Crude Protein

RUP (%DM)
Rumen Undegradable Protein percentage of Dry Matter

RUP (g)
grams of Rumen Undegradable Protein in ration

S (%DM)
Sulphur (percent of Dry Matter)

S (%Rqd)
Sulphur (percent of required)

S (g)
Sulphur (grams)

S Added (%DM)
Sulphur added over an above that contributed by the basic ingredients (ie that coming from vitamin and mineral packs)

S Added (g)
Sulphur added over an above that contributed by the basic ingredients (ie that coming from vitamin and mineral packs)

Salt (%DM)
Salt inclusion as a percent of Dry Matter

Se (%Rqd)
Selenium (percent of required)

Se (mg)
Selenium (milligrams)

Se (ppm)
Selenium (parts per million)

Se Added (mg)
Selenium added over an above that contributed by the basic ingredients (ie that coming from vitamin and mineral packs)

Se Added (ppm)
Selenium added over an above that contributed by the basic ingredients (ie that coming from vitamin and mineral packs)

Slaframine (mg)

Soluble Fiber (%DM)
Soluble Fiber

SP (%CP)
Soluble Protein

Starch (%DM)
Starch

Sugar (%DM)
Sugar

T2 (mg)

TDN (%)
Total Digestible Nutrients

Thiamine (mg)
Thiamine (milligrams)

THR (%MP)
Threonine (percentage Metabolisable Protein)

THR (%Rqd)
Threonine (percentage of required)

THR (g)
Threonine (grams)

Tilmicosin (mg)

Total Manure N (g)

Total Manure P (g)

Total Unsaturate (%DM)
Total Unsaturated Fatty Acids

Total Water Intake (kg/day)

TRP (%MP)
Tryptophan (percentage Metabolisable Protein)

TRP (%Rqd)
Tryptophan (percentage of required)

TRP (g)
Tryptophan (grams)

Tylosin (mg)

uNDF (g)
undigested NDF in grams

Urea (g)

Urea (kg)
Kilograms of Urea in ration

Urea Cost (MJ)
Urea Cost

VAL (%MP)
Valine (percentage Metabolisable Protein)

VAL (g)
Valine (grams)

Vegetable Fat (g)

Vit-A (%Rqd)
Vitamin A (percent of required)

Vit-A (KIU)
Vitamin A (Kilo international units)

Vit-A (KIU/kg)
Vitamin A (Kilo international units/Kilogram)

Vit-A Added (KIU)
Vitamin A added over an above that contributed by the basic ingredients (ie that coming from vitamin and mineral packs)

Vit-A Added (KIU/kg)
Vitamin A added over an above that contributed by the basic ingredients (ie that coming from vitamin and mineral packs)

Vit-D (%Rqd)
Vitamin D (percent of required)

Vit-D (KIU)
Vitamin D (Kilo international units)

Vit-D (KIU/kg)
Vitamin D (Kilo international units/ Kilogram)

Vit-D Added (KIU)
Vitamin D added over an above that contributed by the basic ingredients (ie that coming from vitamin and mineral packs)

Vit-D Added (KIU/kg)
Vitamin D added over an above that contributed by the basic ingredients (ie that coming from vitamin and mineral packs)

Vit-E (%Rqd)
Vitamin E (percent of required)

Vit-E (IU)
Vitamin E (international units)

Vit-E (IU/kg)
Vitamin E (international units/ Kilogram)

Vit-E Added (IU)
Vitamin E added over an above that contributed by the basic ingredients (ie that coming from vitamin and mineral packs)

Vit-E Added (IU/kg)
Vitamin E added over an above that contributed by the basic ingredients (ie that coming from vitamin and mineral packs)

Vomitoxin (mg)

Zearalenone (mg)

Zilpaterol (mg)

Zn (%Rqd)
Zinc (percent of required)

Zn (mg)
Zinc (milligrams)

Zn (ppm)
Zinc (parts per million)

Zn Added (mg)
Zinc added over an above that contributed by the basic ingredients (ie that coming from vitamin and mineral packs)

Zn Added (ppm)
Zinc added over an above that contributed by the basic ingredients (ie that coming from vitamin and mineral packs)


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