Browsing Cattlemen's Day by Subject "Feed"

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Browsing Cattlemen's Day by Subject "Feed"

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  • Schalles, R.R.; Kiracofe, G.H.; Wright, J.W. (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, 1989)
    Thirty-one Polled Hereford and 29 Simmental cows were individually fed two energy levels for about the last 4 months before calving. Weight, condition score, backfat thickness, and reproduction were evaluated. No differences ...
  • Schalles, R.R.; Kiracofe, G.; Smith, E.F. (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station, 1976)
    Starting to flush cows 95 days before the breeding season began significantly increase conception rate and required less total feed.
  • Singh, A.R.; Schalles, R.R.; Smith, W.H.; Kessler, F.B. (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station, 1969)
    The ability of beef cows to produce heavy, vigorous and good quality calves every year is one of their most important economic traits. Feeding practices have been reported to influence average daily gain (ADG) and ...
  • Schalles, R.R.; Blum, J.K.; Smith, W.H. (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station, 1977)
    Selecting animals for decreased feed per unit of gain has made small changes in feed conversion over a four-year period. Adjusting for maintenance requirements by using mid weight to 0.75 power was not entirely satisfactory ...