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Estimation of the Effects of Bovine Respiratory Disease Treatments through the Feedlot Phase and the Differences among Sires of Angus Cattle

Authors
  • Matthew Schneider (Iowa State University)
  • Richard G. Tait (Iowa State University)
  • James M. Reecy (Iowa State University)

Abstract

Number of treatments for bovine respiratory disease (BRD) has significant consequences on economically important performance and carcass traits over the feedlot phase. In addition, it appears that genetics play an important role in the resistance to respiratory disease in Angus cattle.

Keywords: ASL R2195

How to Cite:

Schneider, M., Tait, R. G. & Reecy, J. M., (2007) “Estimation of the Effects of Bovine Respiratory Disease Treatments through the Feedlot Phase and the Differences among Sires of Angus Cattle”, Iowa State University Animal Industry Report 4(1). doi: https://doi.org/10.31274/ans_air-180814-444

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Published on
01 Jan 2007
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