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  • Claus, H.C.; Brooks, J.C.; Shook, J.; Hilton, G.G.; Lawrence, T.E.; Mehaffey, J.M.; Johnson, B.J.; Allen, Dell M.; Streeter, M.N.; Nichols, W.T.; Hutcheson, J.P.; Yates, D.A.; Miller, M.F.; Hunt, Melvin C.; Killefer, J.; Dikeman, Michael E.; Murray, Leigh W. (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, 2010)
    Ractopamine hydrochloride (Elanco, Greenfield, IN) and Zilmax (zilpaterol hydrochloride; Intervet/Schering-Plough, Millsboro, DE) are β-adrenergic agonists approved in the United States and several other countries to ...
  • Miller, K.A.; Quinn, M.J.; Drouillard, James S. (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, 2010)
    Acidosis is one of the more important maladies afflicting cattle fed significant amounts of grain and has enormous economic impact for feedlots, dairies, and producers of seed stock. The highest incidence of acidosis ...
  • Wessels, R.H.; Titgemeyer, Evan C. (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, 1996)
    Six ruminally cannulated Holstein steers (550 lb) implanted with Revalor-S were infused abomasally with water or a mixture of six amino acids in a crossover experiment (two 14-day periods) to evaluate effects on nitrogen ...
  • Smith, K.F.; Richardson, D.; Loeppke, D.W.; Boren, Fred W. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1965)
    The trace minerals, cobalt, iodine, copper, and zinc, were added to a prairie hay-limited sorghum grain ration in an effort to improve utilization of prairie hay. Since increased quantities of urea are being successfully ...
  • Smith, E.F.; Cox, R.F.; Koch, B.A.; Walker, G.L. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1957)
    The nutritive value of bluestem pasture usually declines rapidly after midsummer. This is the third trial in this experiment in an attempt to find a method to economically increase the rate of gain after midsummer with ...
  • Smith, E.F.; Baker, F.H.; Walker, G.L. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1956)
    The nutritive value of bluestem pasture usually declines rapidly after mid-summer. This test is an attempt to find ways to economically increase the rate of gain after mid-summer with small quantities of concentrate feed.
  • Lawrence, T.E.; Hunt, Melvin C.; Kropf, Donald H. (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, 2002)
    We evaluated surface roughening during slicing as a way to decrease iridescence of pre-cooked cured beef bottom round, inside round, and eye of round roasts. Using a textured slicing blade surface decreased ...
  • Franken, L.J.; Harvey, E.J.; Pearsall, C.; Marsden, James L.; Phebus, Randall K. (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, 2005)
    To support the development of Good Manufacturing Practices for the use of mechanical tenderization in the meat processing industry, a questionnaire was distributed to home, retail, and institutional preparers of beef ...
  • Riley, Jack G. (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station, 1983)
    Results of a 1982 survey were compared to a similar survey conducted 5 years earlier to determine if the acceptance of management practices had changed during that time period. The cow herd size was similar in both surveys ...
  • Thompson, W.; Riley, Jack G. (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station, 1979)
    The average producer we surveyed was 46 years old with 1 year of college. He had 125 cows and 5 bulls, usually Hereford or Angus, breeding naturally on pasture for 4 1/2 months. Most replacement heifers calved at the ...
  • Simms, D.D.; Boyd, G.; Corah, L.R. (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, 1986)
    An in-depth survey of reproductive performance and management practice was conducted on 160 cow/calf operations in Northwest Kansas.
  • Paisley, S.I.; Welshons, W.V.; Rottinghaus, G.E.; Davidson, Jeffrey L.; Higgins, James J.; Blasi, Dale A.; Holder, Michael S.; Kehler, David E. (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, 2001)
    The botanical composition and basal cover of three Kansas Flint Hills pastures located in Butler and Chase counties was surveyed to estimate the incidence of plant species that contain appreciable levels of estrogenic ...
  • Hollinger, S.; Unruh, John A. (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, 1996)
    A survey was conducted to investigate the variety and price per pound of pork products available to consumers. The survey was conducted in the largest store of each of the three leading supermarket chains in Manhattan, ...
  • Warmann, G.W.; Behnke, Keith C.; Blasi, Dale A. (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, 1997)
    We surveyed 290 purchasers of wheat middlings (WM) from a single flour mill located in central Kansas to characterize the incidence of transport and storage problems and to determine intended animal us e and method of ...
  • George-Evins, C.D.; Unruh, John A.; Marsden, James L.; Kastner, Curtis L. (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, 2000)
    A questionnaire to determine the use of blade tenderizers in beef fabrication facilities was sent to 241 members of the North American Meat Processors Association (NAMP). Eighty-four percent of the 90 respondents ...
  • Brijwani, Monika; Subramanyam, Bhadriraju; Flinn, Paul W.; Langemeier, Michael R.; Hartzer, Michelle; Hulasare, Rajshekhar (2012)
    The influence of sanitation on responses of life stages of the red flour beetle, Tribolium castaneum (Herbst) (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae), was investigated in a pilot flour mill subjected to three, 24-h heat treatments by ...
  • Obasa, Ken C.; Fry, Jack D.; Kennelly, Megan M. (2012)
    Fourteen new zoysiagrass (Zoysia spp.) germplasm lines from parental crosses including Z. japonica (Steud.), Z. matrella (L.) Merr., and Z. pacifica (Goudswaard) were evaluated for susceptibility to large patch caused by ...
  • Fitzner, G.E.; Kropf, Donald H.; Hines, Robert H. (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, 1992)
    Forty six barrows were fed a common diet after completing a 35 d growth trial in which 50% received 5 mg/d of pST and the other 50% a placebo injection. At the conclusion of the growing trial (130 lb), the pST-injected ...
  • Koch, B.A. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1963)
    A crossbred barrow sired by a Duroc boar (University Charm 16753), and out of a Poland China sow (Prince’s Maiden 20-521492), was first place crossbred barrow at the 1962 Kansas State Fair. The barrow produced the champion ...
  • James, J.E.; Reeser, P.D.; Davis, Duane L.; Straiton, E.C.; Talbot, A.C.; Polge, C. (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, 1979)
    A major threat to swine enterprises is the possible introduction of disease when new breeding animals are purchased and introduced. So, methods of introducing new genetic material while minimizing the potential for introducing ...