Does any one know the percentage of food eaten by a pregnant ewe that goes to the lamb fetus?

Specifically how much does the mother take for her body from every one kilo of food and how much does the fetus take?

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  • $\begingroup$ In addition, since the answer to this question will vary considerably by gestational stage please edit your question to clarify what you want — e.g. an average over the entire pregnancy. $\endgroup$ – tyersome Jul 21 '19 at 17:50

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