What is claimed is:
1. A feed composition for ruminants, the feed composition comprising:
a feed particle comprising a nutritional component; anda coating on at least a portion of the feed particle, wherein the coating comprises a saturated fatty acid component.
Increasing milk production and improving milk quality have always been primary goals when feeding lactating dairy animals, such as dairy cows. Depending on the animal, the feed components may vary considerably. For example, ruminants are able to digest fibrous plant based foods, or roughage, that are indigestible to non-ruminants. Ruminants...