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  • Kropf, Donald H.; Mackintosh, D.L.; Hinnergardt, L.C.; Flectcher, R.C.; Menzies, C.S.; Harrison, D.L.; Anderson, L. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1965)
    Lambs of known history were individually slaughtered as they attained 95 pounds live weight. Quality and quantity factors were evaluated and measurements taken after carcasses were chilled 48 hoours. Carcasses were broken ...
  • Smith, E.F.; Richardson, D.; DeGeer, C.V.; Boren, Fred W. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1965)
    The 42 heifer calves, 10 or 11 per treatment, used in this experiment were good to choice Herefords from near Fort Davis, Texas, assigned on a random-weight basis to treatments. They were pastured together in a 150-acre ...
  • Smith, E.F.; Anderson, K.L.; DeGeer, C.V.; Boren, Fred W. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1965)
    This experiment was to determine the effect of different stocking rates of deferred grazing, and of pasture burning on cattle performance productivity of pastures, and range condition as determine by plant population ...
  • Jensen, A.H.; Koch, B.A.; Deyoe, C.W. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1965)
    Previous reports from the Kansas Station have shown that method of processing grains and rations may affect acceptance by the animal and efficiency of utilization. The experiment reported here was designed to evaluate the ...
  • Ward, G.M.; Smith, E.F.; Richardson, D.; Boren, Fred W. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1965)
    This experiment was to determine effects from adding glucose, sucrose and starch to forage sorghum (DeKalb FSla) immediately prior to ensiling, on the feeding value of the subsequent silage. When the forage sorghum grain ...
  • Jensen, A.H.; Koch, B.A.; Harbers, L.H.; Miller, L.A. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1965)
    Three experiments were conducted to determine the efficacy of certain feed additives, alone or in various combinations, in improving performance of pigs weaned at 4 weeks of age. In the first two, each treatment group of ...
  • Koch, B.A.; Loeppke, D.W. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1965)
    Two flavoring compounds, monosodium glutamate (MSG) and flance, were used separately and in combination in rations for growing-finishing swine. Wood molasses, a source of energy, was used with the two flavoring compounds. Sixty ...
  • Menzies, C.S.; Ahlschwede, G.; Wheat, J.D.; Mackintosh, D.L.; Kropf, Donald H. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1965)
    Data was collected on 91 lambs of known breeding born during the fall, 1963. The lambs were from ewes in the original fine-wool flock and were sired by 10 performance-tested Hampshire rams. This was the ewes fifth lamb crop.
  • Smith, W.H.; Wheat, J.D.; Spies, H.G. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1965)
    The purebred Shorthorn cattle breeding program was continued during 1964 according to the plan initiated in 1949. Inbreeding of the two lines has been continued. The Wernuere Premier Line is in its fifth generation and the ...
  • Mackintosh, D.L.; Kropf, Donald H.; Flectcher, R.C.; Ahlschwede, G.A. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1965)
    During 1962-63, in cooperation with the American Hereford Association, 76 head of Hereford steers, sired by four different bulls, were slaughtered in Kansas City and the rib cut from 40 (10 from each sire group) was purchased ...
  • Harbers, L.H.; Richardson, D.; Abe, R.K. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1965)
    Previous reports from this station indicate little advantage in feeding combined sources of protein (soybean meal and cottonseed meal) to beef cattle. The results were obtained by determining total nitrogen and protein ...
  • Menzies, C.S.; Banbury, Evans E.; Elliott, H. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1965)
    The ewe flock is handled in an early-lambing program with the breeding season beginning June 1 and terminating September 1. Lams are creep-fed and sold as milk-fat lambs during spring and early summer. Three separate ...
  • Menzies, C.S.; Erhart, A.B. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1965)
    Delivery of 601 finewool. Wether feeder lambs was accepted at Menard, Texas, October 8, 1964. Average weight was 68.9 pounds; cost, $19.25 per cwt. Lambs were shorn (average fleece weight, 3.2 lbs.) and shipped 543 miles ...
  • DeGeer, C.V.; Smith, E.F.; Richardson, D.; Good, D.L. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1965)
    The 66 heifers used were good-to-choice Herefords purchased near Fort Davis, Texas, assigned to treatments on a random weight basis. The heifers were rotated between pastures to minimize any difference due to pastures ...
  • Richardson, D.; Smith, E.F.; Harbers, L.H.; Buamah, T.F. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1965)
    Sixty Hereford steer calves from Warner’s Ranch in Rice County were wintered on a ration of 1 pound soybean oil meal, sorghum silage, sorghum rain and minerals. The calve weight 450 to 550 pounds; 30 were fed 4 pounds of ...
  • Richardson, D.; Banbury, Evans E.; Elliott, H.; Erhart, A.B.; Williams, G.; Russ, Oliver G.; Smith, E.F.; Harbers, L.H.; Adepoju, A.; Cox, R.F. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1965)
    This is a progress report on the third test to determine whether there is a difference in the performance of beef steers due to location, soil, climate, rainfall and/or feed produced in farm areas of Kansas: Colby, Garden ...
  • Richardson, D.; Banbury, Evans E.; Erhart, A.B.; Williams, G.; Russ, Oliver G.; Smith, K.F.; Loper, D.C.; Harbers, L.H.; Cox, R.F. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1965)
    This is the second test to measure differences, if any, in performance of cattle in various parts of Kansas due to location, soil, climate, rainfall and/or local feed. Forty-eight Hereford steer calves from the same herd ...
  • Jensen, A.H.; Koch, B.A. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1965)
    The value of a feed protein is determined by its content of available essential amino acids. For example, in relation to the pigs’ needs, corn and milo proteins are definitely deficient in the amino acid lysine. Selection ...
  • Smith, K.F.; Richardson, D.; Loeppke, D.W.; Boren, Fred W. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1965)
    The trace minerals, cobalt, iodine, copper, and zinc, were added to a prairie hay-limited sorghum grain ration in an effort to improve utilization of prairie hay. Since increased quantities of urea are being successfully ...
  • Lipper, R.; Smith, E.F.; Richardson, D.; Boren, Fred W. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1965)
    In the two tests reported here the concentrate mixture or roughage-concentrate mixture was before the animals at all times. In addition a small amount of prairie hay was fed. In Lots 6 and 3 yearling Hereford feeder heifers ...