nonmilk

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nonmilk

feed ingredients used in milk replacers for calves but made from materials other than milk, principally as an economy measure.

nonmilk carbohydrates
carbohydrates other than lactose; very young animals have little intestinal disaccharidase other than lactase and the addition of nonmilk carbohydrate to milk replacers will lead to dietary problems.
nonmilk proteins
include proteins from legume seeds, especially soy beans, fish, potatoes, rapeseed.