Effects of creep feeding and post-weaning ration on calf performance

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dc.contributor.author Warren, J.H.
dc.contributor.author Smith, E.F.
dc.contributor.author Schalles, R.R.
dc.contributor.author Berger, L.
dc.contributor.author Fink, G.
dc.date.accessioned 2011-03-04T19:42:51Z
dc.date.available 2011-03-04T19:42:51Z
dc.date.issued 2011-03-04
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2097/7947
dc.description.abstract We found no advantage for creep feeding calves for either all summer or 37 days prior to weaning. All calves were with their dams on native pasture. Calves not creep fed or creep fed only 37 days before weaning were sick less after weaning than those creep fed all summer. Rate of gain for 21 days after weaning was as good on a low energy weaning ration as on a high energy ration. However, more sickness occurred on the low energy ration. en_US
dc.publisher Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station en_US
dc.relation.isPartOf Cattlemen’s Day, 1975 en_US
dc.relation.isPartOf Report of progress (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station); 230 en_US
dc.subject Beef en_US
dc.subject Creep feeding en_US
dc.subject Calf performance en_US
dc.subject Weaning en_US
dc.subject Ration en_US
dc.title Effects of creep feeding and post-weaning ration on calf performance en_US
dc.type Conference paper en_US
dc.date.published 1975 en_US
dc.citation.epage 5 en_US
dc.citation.spage 4 en_US
dc.description.conference Cattlemen's Day, 1975, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS, March 7, 1975 en_US

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