High-moisture sorghum for growing-finishing swine

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dc.contributor.author Trotter, M.
dc.contributor.author Allee, G.L.
dc.date.accessioned 2010-05-07T15:52:53Z
dc.date.available 2010-05-07T15:52:53Z
dc.date.issued 2010-05-07T15:52:53Z
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2097/3975
dc.description Swine Day '76 is known as Swine Day, 1976 en
dc.description.abstract Eighty-seven crossbred pigs (averaging 95 pounds initially) were used to compare the value of sorghum grain harvested with high-moisture and stored in an oxygen-limiting structure with that harvested with high-moisture and treated with propionic acid (1.2%), and stored in a metal bin, or field dried. Average daily gain, average daily feed intake, and feed/gain ratios in a growth trial and protein and energy digestibilities in a digestion trial, showed that high-moisture sorghum grain and field-dried sorghum have equal feeding values when compared on a dry-matter basis. en_US
dc.publisher Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service en_US
dc.relation.isPartOf Swine day, 1976 en_US
dc.relation.isPartOf Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station contribution; no. 519-S en_US
dc.relation.isPartOf Report of progress (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service); 283 en_US
dc.subject Swine en_US
dc.subject High-moisture sorghum en_US
dc.subject Growing-finishing pigs en_US
dc.subject Energy digestibilities en_US
dc.subject Propionic acid en_US
dc.title High-moisture sorghum for growing-finishing swine en_US
dc.type Conference paper en_US
dc.date.published 1976 en_US
dc.citation.epage 23 en_US
dc.citation.spage 22 en_US
dc.description.conference Swine Day, Manhattan, KS, November 11, 1976 en_US


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