Implant comparisons for finishing steers

K-REx Repository

Show simple item record

dc.contributor.author Laudert, S.
dc.contributor.author Kuhl, Gerry L.
dc.contributor.author Walker, M.
dc.date.accessioned 2010-12-14T19:41:25Z
dc.date.available 2010-12-14T19:41:25Z
dc.date.issued 2010-12-14
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2097/6945
dc.description.abstract A one hundred and forty day field trial was conducted to evaluate the relative performance of steers implanted with Compudose, Ralgro and Synovex-S. Daily gains of cattle receiving a single initial implant were increased 8.0% with Compudose, 12.7% with Ralgro and 21.5% with Synovex-S compared to non-implanted controls. Steers on a reimplant program with Ralgro and/or Synovex-S gained 23.6 to 24.9% faster than controls, with no significant difference due to implant brand or sequence. en_US
dc.publisher Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service en_US
dc.relation.isPartOf Cattlemen's Day, 1984 en_US
dc.relation.isPartOf Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station contribution; no. 84-300-S en_US
dc.relation.isPartOf Report of progress (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service); 448 en_US
dc.subject Beef en_US
dc.subject Implant en_US
dc.subject Performance en_US
dc.subject Gain en_US
dc.title Implant comparisons for finishing steers en_US
dc.type Conference paper en_US
dc.date.published 1984 en_US
dc.citation.epage 94 en_US
dc.citation.spage 93 en_US
dc.description.conference Cattlemen's Day, 1984, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS, March 2, 1984 en_US


Files in this item

This item appears in the following Collection(s)

Show simple item record

Search K-REx


Advanced Search

Browse

My Account

Statistics








Center for the

Advancement of Digital

Scholarship

118 Hale Library

Manhattan KS 66506


(785) 532-7444

cads@k-state.edu