Cattlemen's Day, 1982

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Cattlemen's Day, 1982

 

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  • Bolze, R.; Lambert, C.; O'Neill, S.; Corah, L. (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station, 1982)
    Recently, Kansas State University surveyed the factors a commercial cowman considers when he buys Angus, Simmental, or Hereford bulls. A mail survey of the customers of 29 purebred breeders of those three breeds ...
  • Pruitt, R.J.; Corah, L.R.; Simms, D.D.; Spire, M.F. (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station, 1982)
    In six trials involving 486 heifers and 23 bulls, we studied factors affecting pregnancy rates of estrus-synchronized heifers mated naturally and evaluated indicators of bull fertility. Heavier heifers and those in fleshier ...
  • Simms, D.D.; Odde, Kenneth G.; Corah, L.R. (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station, 1982)
    In three field trials, we removed calves from 187 beef cows for 48 hours at the beginning of the breeding season to determine the effect on the cows' cycling activity, conception rate, and pregnancy rate. When calves ...
  • Corah, L.R.; Riley, Jack G.; Pope, Ronald V. (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station, 1982)
    Steers fed 200 mg of Lasalocid per day while grazing bromegrass pasture gained 7.6% faster than non-medicated controls; however, this difference was not statistically significant.
  • Lomas, Lyle W. (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station, 1982)
    Steers fed 100 mg or 200 mg of Bovatec per head daily while grazing bromegrass gained 16.4% and 23.9% faster, respectively, during 112 days of grazing than did controls.