Table 1: Diet supplied to ewes during experimental period (kg/head/day).

ItemGestationLactation

Roughage0.40.5
Alfalfa1.30.7
Soy-bean0.20.4
Ground corn0.30.9
Mineral salt 0.0060.007
WaterAd libitum Ad libitum
Crude protein15%15%
Energy (Mcal/kg)2.32.7