Concrete and dirt surfaces compared for fattening beef cattle


Show simple item record Drake, C.L. Smith, E.F. Perry, H.B. Lipper, R.I. Larson, G.H. 2011-04-19T21:50:41Z 2011-04-19T21:50:41Z 2011-04-19
dc.description.abstract The Animal Husbandry and Agricultural Engineering departments cooperate in this project. The response of cattle with water applied as “artificial rain” on a concrete and a dirt surfaced lot is being studied. Ways to collect and handle feedlot runoff also are being studied. Two lots identical in size (42’ x 92’) were used. The dirt lot had a 16’ x 24’ concrete apron; both lots had fence-line bunks. Two trials are reported. en_US
dc.publisher Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station en_US
dc.relation.isPartOf 54th Annual Livestock Feeders’ Day, 1966-1967 Progress Report en_US
dc.relation.isPartOf Bulletin (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station); 507 en_US
dc.subject Beef en_US
dc.subject Rainfall en_US
dc.subject Feedlot runoff en_US
dc.subject Artificial rainfall en_US
dc.title Concrete and dirt surfaces compared for fattening beef cattle en_US
dc.type Conference paper en_US 1967 en_US
dc.citation.epage 21 en_US
dc.citation.spage 19 en_US
dc.description.conference 54th Annual Livestock Feeders’ Day, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas, May 5, 1967 en_US

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