Forage Utilization and Beef Cow Nutrition

Beef Cow Feeding Demonstration

Authors
  • H. Joseph Sellers (Iowa State University)
  • Dennis R. Maxwell (Iowa State University)

Abstract

Pregnant mature beef cows were fed one of five rations: tub ground hay, low corn supplementation plus hay, high corn plus hay, low corn gluten feed (CGF) pellets plus hay, and high CGF plus hay. All treatments resulted in weight gains and limited body condition score changes. The hay and high CGF pellet diet resulted in statistically different weight gains compared with the other supplementation programs.

Keywords: ASL R1748

How to Cite:

Sellers, H. J. & Maxwell, D. R., (2002) “Beef Cow Feeding Demonstration”, Iowa State University Animal Industry Report 1(1).

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Published on
01 Jan 2002
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