Browsing Livestock Feeders' Day, 1964 by Subject "Gain"

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Browsing Livestock Feeders' Day, 1964 by Subject "Gain"

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  • Menzies, C.S. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1964)
    Animal fats often are added in small amounts (1-2%) to mixed commercial feeds primarily to reduce dustiness and to lubricate machinery. High-energy poultry rations often contain higher levels of animal fat. This test was ...
  • Smith, E.F.; Anderson, K.L.; Drake, C.L.; Boren, Fred W. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1964)
    This experiment was designed to determine the effect of different stocking rates, of deferred grazing, and of pasture burning on cattle performances, productivity of pastures and range condition as determined by plant ...
  • Menzies, C.S.; Banbury, Evans E. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1964)
    One hundred fifty yearling ewes were added to the flock in May, 1963, so the ewe flock now consists of approximately 450 two-, five-, and six- year-old fine-wool ewes. All were purchased in southwestern Texas as yearlings. ...
  • Richardson, D.; Smith, E.F.; Dunn, L.; Harbers, L.H. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1964)
    Sixty Hereford steer calves were divided into six equal lots. Sorghum silage ad lib. And 1 pound of soybean oil meal per head daily were fed to all lots. Half of the animals (Lots 7, 8, and 9) received 8 pounds of sorghum ...
  • Smith, E.F.; Robertson, K.E.; Lipper, R.; Richardson, D.; Boren, Fred W. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1964)
    The favorable results of previous tests of the value of beef feedlot lighting justified further studies. Faster and more efficient gains were obtained under lighted conditions in two years of farm testing.