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Microbes are essential to bovine health
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Cows are beautiful and interesting creatures. One of their most remarkable attributes is their highly complex and intricate digestive system. Consisting of four main compartments, or stomachs, a cow's digestive tract allows it to break down its tough, raw diet into the nutrients and energy needed to sustain its immense size and ongoing milk production.