Effects of location and crushing Ralgro implants on cattle performance (summary of three trials)

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dc.contributor.author Corah, L.R.
dc.contributor.author Plegge, S.D.
dc.contributor.author Francis, G.
dc.date.accessioned 2011-02-18T17:57:54Z
dc.date.available 2011-02-18T17:57:54Z
dc.date.issued 2011-02-18
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2097/7391
dc.description.abstract Implanting at an alternate location (in the muscle or fat pad at the base of the ear) or crushing the pellets did not appear to cause side effects or adversely affect animal performance. However, implanting at the alternate location significantly improved (6.6%) average daily gain in all three trials. Based on these and other studies, the recommended location for Ralgro implants is as close to the base of the ear as possible. en_US
dc.publisher Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station en_US
dc.relation.isPartOf Cattlemen’s Day, 1980 en_US
dc.relation.isPartOf Report of progress (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station); 377 en_US
dc.subject Beef en_US
dc.subject Implants en_US
dc.subject Performance en_US
dc.subject Average daily gain en_US
dc.title Effects of location and crushing Ralgro implants on cattle performance (summary of three trials) en_US
dc.type Conference paper en_US
dc.date.published 1980 en_US
dc.citation.epage 70 en_US
dc.citation.spage 68 en_US
dc.description.conference Cattlemen's Day, 1980, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS, March 7, 1980 en_US

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