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Unformatted text preview: 5. 70-80% of a ruminants energy needs are met by 6. Monosaccharides can be taken up by either active transport or and carried to the liver. 7. Volatile Fatty Acids produced by rumen microbes are absorbed via | CARBOHYDRATE DIGESTION EXAM 1 CH 2 C O O CH 3 CH 3 C O O CH 2 C O O CH 2 CH 3 8. and acetate are the major energy sources for ruminants whereas is reserved for gluconeogenesis. | CARBOHYDRATE DIGESTION EXAM 1...
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