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  • Bell, T.D.; Erhart, A.B. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 2012-01-19)
    This year’s experiments included first, a series of wheat pasture tests, and later, various feedlot fattening tests. In the five lots of lambs on wheat pasture the effect of withholding salt, the value of additional roughage, ...
  • Cox, R.F.; Erhart, A.B. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 2012-01-25)
    Many uncertainties and notions are current concerning the use of wheat pasture for fattening lambs. In an effort to find definite information on some of these experiments on pasturing wheat have been conducted during seasons ...
  • Smith, E.F.; Koch, B.A.; Walker, G.L.; Boren, Fred W. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 2011-10-14)
    A previous test has been reported in Circular 349 from this station. The objective of the study is to determine if winter bluestem pasture can be supplemented in such a manner that calves wintered on it will compare ...
  • Smith, E.F.; Koch, B.A.; Cox, R.F.; Walker, G.L. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 2011-10-31)
    Dry bluestem pasture has been used successfully several years at this station as a source of winter roughage for steer calves that are to be grazed during the summer and sold off grass as feeder or stocker yearlings. ...
  • Smith, E.F.; Koch, B.A.; Cox, R.F.; Walker, G.L. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 2011-10-31)
    Dry bluestem pasture has been used successfully several years at this station as a source of winter roughage for steer calves that are to be grazed during the summer and sold off grass as feeder or stocker yearlings. ...
  • Smith, E.F.; Good, D.L.; Cox, R.F. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 2012-01-04)
    Five lots of good quality Hereford steer calves, 10 head to a lot, were used in this study. They were a part of the light end of a group of 150 steel calves originating at Marfa, Texas, and purchased for experimental ...
  • Baker, F.H.; Cox, R.F.; Smith, E.F.; Holland, L.A. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 2012-01-04)
    Twenty good-quality Hereford yearling steers were used in this test. They were purchased as steer calves in the fall of 1953 from the Joyce Ranch near Carlsbad, N.M. During the summer of 1953 the steers were used in ...
  • Smith, E.F.; Good, D.L.; Cox, R.F. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 2012-01-25)
    This is a report of the wintering phase of the third of a series of tests started in the fall of 1947 to develop a system or systems of fattening heifer calves similar to the deferred full feeding system involving the use ...
  • Smith, E.F.; Good, D.L.; Cox, R.F.; Mackintosh, D.L. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 2012-01-04)
    Thirty good quality Hereford heifer calves, 10 head to a lot, are being used in this study. They were delivered to Manhattan, Kansas, on September 15, 1952, at a cost of 29 cents per pound. They originated in the Sterling ...
  • Pickett, A.G.; Smith, E.F. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 2012-01-25)
    Previous tests have shown that two or two and one-half pounds of grain daily will winter heifer calves well, which are to be full fed for an early market either after wintering or following wintering and grazing without ...
  • Smith, E.F.; Good, D.L.; Cox, R.F. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 2012-01-25)
    This is a report of the wintering phase of this test. Following this phase the different lots will either be full-fed or go to grass and be full-fed after the grazing period. The objective of the test is to develop a method ...
  • Smith, E.F.; Good, D.L.; Cox, R.F. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 2012-01-25)
    Forty-five good quality Hereford heifer calves were purchased in south-central Kansas for use in this test. They were fed silage, prairie hay, 1 pound of protein, and 2 pounds of milo grain per head daily until the test ...
  • Smith, E.F.; Koch, B.A.; Boren, Fred W. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 2011-10-03)
    In this experiment two feeds were evaluated as possibilities for economically increasing gains on winter pasture. Molasses was self-fed to heifer calves in one pasture and compared with sorghum grain hand fed to heifer ...
  • Cox, R.F.; Smith, E.F. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 2012-01-25)
    Eighteen good quality Hereford steer calves were used in the test. They were part of a group of 150 steer calves obtained from Marfa, Texas, for experimental purposes. They were divided into two lots of 3 head each and ...
  • Pickett, A.G.; Smith, E.F. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 2012-01-25)
    This current test includes four lots of 10 steers each. The objective is to determine the value of dry bluestem grass as a winter feed for yearling steers. All pastures used for winter grazing had been used the previous ...
  • Smith, E.F.; Cox, R.F. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 2012-01-25)
    The maximum utilization of bluestem pasture in keeping with sound management is of utmost importance to Kansas stockmen. If a system of wintering and grazing yearling steers can be developed to utilize bluestem grass ...
  • Smith, E.F.; Cox, R.F. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 2012-01-25)
    The primary purpose of this test is to determine if yearling steers can be satisfactorily wintered on dry bluestem pasture. Different protein supplements as well as methods of feeding them on dry bluestem pasture are being tested.
  • Smith, E.F.; Baker, F.H.; Good, D.L.; Coz, R.F.; Mackintosh, D.L. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 2012-01-04)
    Thirty good quality Hereford heifer calves, 10 head to a lot, were used in the study They cost 20 cents a pound delivered to Manhattan, Kansas, September 15, 1952. They originated in the Sterling City, Texas, area. From ...
  • Baker, F.H.; Smith, E.F.; Cox, R.F. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 2012-01-04)
    Twenty choice-quality Hereford heifer calves were used in the study. They were delivered to Manhattan, December 1, 1953, at $18 per cwt., from the Pueblo, Colo., area. The system of management for each lot follows: Lot ...
  • Smith, E.F.; Baker, F.H.; Good, D.L.; Cox, R.F.; Mackintosh, D.L. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 2012-01-04)
    Twenty good quality Hereford heifer calves, 10 head to a lot, we're used in this study. They originated in the vicinity of Pueblo, Colo., and were delivered to Manhattan, Kan., for 18.5 cents a pound. About one week ...

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