Energy levels and roughage sources for bulls on 140-day test

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dc.contributor.author McKee, M.
dc.contributor.author Conway, K.L.
dc.contributor.author Fink, G.
dc.contributor.author Schalles, R.R.
dc.contributor.author Bolsen, K.K.
dc.contributor.author Zoellner, K.O.
dc.date.accessioned 2011-03-04T19:52:25Z
dc.date.available 2011-03-04T19:52:25Z
dc.date.issued 2011-03-04
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2097/7965
dc.description.abstract Thirty-nine Angus, Hereford, and part Simmental bulls were tested 140 days (December 18, 1973 to May 6,1974) for weight gained. Bulls were divided into four groups and fed four different rations that had been formulated for two energy levels (high and medium) and two sources of roughage (corn silage or oats and prairie hay). Average daily gains (lbs.) on the four rations were: high energy silage, 3.48; high energy oats and prairie hay, 3.27; low energy silage, 2.58; and low energy oats and prairie hay, 3.41. 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 Energy en_US
dc.subject Roughage en_US
dc.subject Bulls en_US
dc.title Energy levels and roughage sources for bulls on 140-day test en_US
dc.type Conference paper en_US
dc.date.published 1975 en_US
dc.citation.epage 90 en_US
dc.citation.spage 88 en_US
dc.description.conference Cattlemen's Day, 1975, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS, March 7, 1975 en_US

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