Browsing Livestock Feeders' Day, 1952 by Subject "Performance"

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Browsing Livestock Feeders' Day, 1952 by Subject "Performance"

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  • Smith, E.F.; Parrish, D.B.; Splitter, E.J. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1952)
    This test was to find what effect the withholding of salt has on the performance of steers on either fattening rations or wintering rations. Forty-two head of good quality Hereford steer calves were used in the test. ...
  • Bell, T.D.; Erhart, A.B. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1952)
    The lambs in this year's experiment’s were secured directly from the mountain range in Southern Utah, and included Columbia-Rambouillet crosses as well as lambs of Suffolk-Ramhouillet breeding. They averaged 76 pounds ...
  • Smith, W.; Smith, E.; Ibsen, H.L.; Holland, L. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1952)
    The purebred Shorthorn herd maintained at Manhattan is being used as a primary basis for the purebred cattle breeding investigations which started at the Kansas station three years ago. The project is still in its ...
  • Hix, E.L.; Bell, T.D.; Parrish, D.B.; Good, A.L. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1952)
    The consumption of salt by herbivorous animals in general, and their apparent relish for salt, have been recognized for many years, but its importance may be questioned by many because of lack of knowledge of both the ...