Browsing Livestock Feeders' Day (1946-1967) by Author "Menzies, C."

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  • Menzies, C.; Bell, T.D.; Holland, L.A.; Nelson, E. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 2011-10-18)
    Western ewes of the three predominant types (Texas ewes or finewools, Northwest Blackface Crossbreds, and' Northwest Whiteface Crossbreds) commonly found in Kansas were obtained as ewe lambs in the fall of 1951 and bred ...
  • Menzies, C. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 2011-05-04)
    Research has provided the basis for improving production of quantity and quality of lamb and wool. Knowledge obtained concerning improved breeding, feeding, management and disease control practices has been used to increase ...
  • Menzies, C.; Erhart, A.B. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 2011-09-20)
    The 600 head of Rambouillet wether feeder lambs used in these tests were received at Menard, Texas, October 10, 1960. They were sorted from 1100 wether lambs raised by Page Brothers of El Dorado, Texas. Average purchase ...
  • Hillman, M.; Erhart, A.B.; Menzies, C. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 2011-05-06)
    The 638 white-face feeder lambs used in these tests were received October 18, 1961, at the Zuni Indian Reservation south of Gallup, N.M. Average purchase weight was 71.2 lbs. per head. They arrived in Garden City, October ...
  • Menzies, C.; Hillman, M.; Wheat, J.D.; Mackintosh, D.L.; Merkel, R.A. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 2011-10-11)
    This is a contributing project to the North Central-50 Regional Sheep Breeding Project. The Kansas State project was initiated in the spring of 1959 to determine relationships between various carcass measurements and live ...
  • Hillman, M.; Menzies, C.; Banbury, Evans E. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 2011-05-05)
    150 two-year-old ewes were divided into two groups April 25, 1960, and fed different rations until May 12, or 17 days. One group was given a low-energy ration of 2 pounds of alfalfa hay per ewe per day; the other, a normal ...
  • Menzies, C.; Banburry, E. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 2011-10-03)
    This sheep project was initiated in the spring of 1959 as a new research project at the Colby Branch Experiment Station in cooperation with the Department of Animal Husbandry, Kansas State University. One hundred fifty-one ...
  • Menzies, C.; Erhart, A.B. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 2011-10-11)
    October 27, lambs were weighed, lotted, and started on test. Lambs were faced and tagged. Seventy-five lambs were shorn and all lambs, except those in lot 9, were drenched with 6 cc. of Trivermol drench. Half the lambs ...
  • Menzies, C.; Bell, T.D.; Richardson, D.; Cox, R.F.; Striegel, W.D. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 2011-10-18)
    Physical balance of lamb-fattening rations has been studied in this project for several years. This is the fourth year that this project has been set up to study the effect of pelleting rations of varying proportions of ...
  • Menzies, C.; Hillman, M.; Lenhart, D. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 2011-05-04)
    Forty-two crossbred lambs sired by Suffolk rams and out of commercial fine-wool ewes were used. Twenty-one were implanted with 3 mgs. Stilbestrol each. Lambs averaged 24 days of age when started on test, February 17. They ...

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