Use this Protein Requirement Calculator to calculate the daily protein requirement for young growing goats. Enter the data into the table and then click the Calculate Protein Requirement button. The results will be displayed in the table at the bottom of the page.

1. Choose biotype of the goat meat, 50% or more Boer
indigenous or local
2. Enter body weight (kg)
3. Enter average daily gain (g/day)
4. Enter DM intake (% of body weight)

(maintenance energy based on body weight alone)

(adjusted maintenance energy)
To convert from English to metric system,
enter your values here.
They will be automatically entered into the table to the left.


DM intake (kg):
MP requirement for maintenance (g):
Dietary MP used for maintenance (g):
MP requirement for growth or gain (g):
Total dietary MP requirement (g):