Canadian Angus Association

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First-of-its-kind cattle methane limiter approved for Canada

A feed ingredient designed to reduce methane emissions in beef and dairy cattle has received market authorization in Canada. Bovaer neutralizes methane in the rumen. When microbes in the rumen break down feed, hydrogen and carbon dioxide are released. These two gases are combine in the presence of an enyzme. Bovaer works by suppressing the enzyme, reducing the amount of methane that is created.

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