Cattlemen's Day, 2008

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Cattlemen's Day, 2008

 

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  • Baxa, T.J.; Hutcheson, J.P.; Miller, M.F.; Nichols, W.T.; Streeter, M.N.; Yates, D.A.; Johnson, B.J. (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, 2008)
    Zilpaterol-HCl (Zilmax) is a β2-adrenergic receptor agonist approved as a growth promotant in feedlot cattle for use during the last 20 to 40 days prior to harvest. It is orally active and improves performance and total ...
  • Linden, D.R.; Anderson, David E.; Pacheco, L.A.; Bolte, J.W.; Sproul, N.A.; Thomas, M.D.; Olson, K. C.; Jaeger, John R.; Holcomb, Kelsey L. (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, 2008)
    Forage dry matter intake by mature cows usually decreases during the final 4 to 8 weeks of gestation and then increases dramatically during the first 4 to 8 weeks of lactation. Rapid fetal growth during late pregnancy ...
  • May, M.L.; Quinn, M.J.; Karges, K.K.; Gibson, M.L.; Depenbusch, Brandon E.; Drouillard, James S. (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, 2008)
    Distiller’s grains are the primary coproduct derived from fuel ethanol production. As the fuel ethanol industry expands into the High Plains, distiller’s grains are becoming increasingly available as an alternative ...
  • May, M.L.; Hands, M.L.; Quinn, M.J.; Wallace, J.O.; Karges, K.K.; Gibson, M.L.; Depenbusch, Brandon E.; Reinhardt, Christopher D.; Drouillard, James S. (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, 2008)
    Distiller’s grains have been used extensively in the U.S. Corn Belt, where producers commonly feed dry-rolled or highmoisture corn. Fuel ethanol production is expanding into the High Plains, where most feedlots flake ...
  • May, M.L.; Hands, M.J.; Quinn, M.J.; Wallace, J.O.; Murray, Leigh W.; Reinhardt, Christopher D.; Drouillard, James S. (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, 2008)
    In previous experiments, we observed that the nutritional value of dried distiller’s grains is less when added to finishing diets made of steam-flaked corn than when added to diets of dry-rolled corn. We hypothesized that ...