Results of Kansas demonstrations on implanting suckling calves and yearlings

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dc.contributor.author Corah, L.
dc.contributor.author Schwartz, F.
dc.contributor.author Brazle, F.
dc.contributor.author Orwig, T.
dc.contributor.author Francis, G.
dc.date.accessioned 2011-03-04T19:27:39Z
dc.date.available 2011-03-04T19:27:39Z
dc.date.issued 2011-03-04
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2097/7896
dc.description What's Ahead for Cattlemen? is known as Cattlemen’s Day, 1977 en
dc.description.abstract To encourage greater use of implants in beef cattle industry in Kansas, 62 implant demonstrations were conducted in 31 different counties in Kansas. 1,402 implanted suckling calves gained an average of 15.1 pounds more than 694 non-implanted calves. In 19 yearling trials, 616 implanted yearling steers and heifers gained 20.0 pounds more than 365 yearlings. The results suggest utilizing implants as a regular management practice for suckling steer calves and yearling steers and heifers. en_US
dc.publisher Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station en_US
dc.relation.isPartOf Report of progress (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station); 291 en_US
dc.relation.isPartOf Cattlemen’s Day, 1977 en_US
dc.subject Beef en_US
dc.subject Implants en_US
dc.subject Calves en_US
dc.subject Yearlings en_US
dc.title Results of Kansas demonstrations on implanting suckling calves and yearlings en_US
dc.type Conference paper en_US
dc.date.published 1977 en_US
dc.citation.epage 24 en_US
dc.citation.spage 23 en_US
dc.description.conference Cattlemen's Day, 1977, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS, March 4, 1977 en_US

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