Browsing Cattlemen's Day, 1977 by Subject "Feed efficiency"

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Browsing Cattlemen's Day, 1977 by Subject "Feed efficiency"

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  • Chestnut, A.; Brent, B.E. (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station, 1977)
    We are developing mathematical models to show how feed intake, rate of gain, and feed efficiency change during the finishing period. When finished, the models might be used to predict when to sell cattle to maximize profit ...
  • Ames, D.R.; Willms, C. (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station, 1977)
    Four lots of growing-finishing cattle were sprinkled when dry bulb temperature exceeded 80 F the summer of 1976 and compared with lots not sprinkled. Sprinkled lots gained significantly (P<.01) more (1.20 kg per day compared ...