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  • Aubel, C.E. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1955)
    Much discussion in Kansas has concerned the desirability of crossbreeding inbred breeds (so-called hybrids) with other breeds for meat-type hogs. Consequently, a Beltsville No.1 (Poland x Landrace origin) was secured and ...
  • Richardson, D.; Baker, F.H.; Menzies, C.S.; Cox, R.F. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1955)
    Forty head of choice-quality Hereford heifer calves were divided into four lots of 10 animals each on the basis of weight and type. Each animal was branded with an individual number and lot number. All animals grazed ...
  • Bell, T.D.; Smith, W.H.; Erhart, A.B.; Gardner, A.W.; Mackintosh, D.L.; Soule, R. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1955)
    In the lamb-feeding tests at the Garden City Branch Station during the 1953-54 feeding season, one lot of 48 lambs was given stilbestrol implants of varying sizes at the beginning of the feeding period. Another lot of ...
  • Baker, F.H.; Richardson, D.; Harris, J.O.; Cox, R.F.; Bowman, O.M. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1955)
    Forty head of choice-quality steer calves were used in the wintering phase of this test. These calves were part of a shipment from the Lonker Ranch, Medicine Lodge, Kan. The steers were assigned to lots on the basis of ...
  • Richardson, D.; Baker, F.H.; Cox, R.F. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1955)
    Twenty Hereford heifer calves were divided as equally as possible on the basis of size, weight, and type into two lots of 10 animals each. Atlas sorghum silage was used as the roughage and the amount fed was adjusted to ...
  • Richardson, D.; Baker, F.H.; Good, D.L.; Cox, R.F. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1955)
    Forty Hereford steer calves averaging about 450 pounds were divided as equally as possible into four lots of 10 animals each. Two lots served as controls and the other two lots received 10 mg. of stilbestrol per head ...
  • Aubel, C.E. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1955)
    Summer of 1954 test with spring pigs was to get information on the maximum use of alfalfa meal in protein supplemental mixtures for pigs in the dry lot. Four lots of pigs were self-fed shelled corn and a mixed ...
  • Baker, F.H.; Cox, R.F.; Smith, E.F.; Holland, L.A. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1955)
    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 ...
  • Baker, F.H.; Smith, E.F.; Cox, R.F. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1955)
    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 ...