Armstrong Memorial Research and Demonstration Farm

Real-time Ultrasound and Performance Measures to Assist in Feedlot Cattle Sorting for Marketing Decisions

Authors: Richard G. Tait (Iowa State University) , Gene H. Rouse (Iowa State University) , P. B. Wall (Iowa State University) , W. Darrell Busby (Iowa State University) , D. Maxwell (Iowa State University)

  • Real-time Ultrasound and Performance Measures to Assist in Feedlot Cattle Sorting for Marketing Decisions

    Armstrong Memorial Research and Demonstration Farm

    Real-time Ultrasound and Performance Measures to Assist in Feedlot Cattle Sorting for Marketing Decisions

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Abstract

Decision support systems are necessary for producers to make informed decisions about how to manage cattle for marketing decisions. This report is designed to describe the protocol used for Iowa State University research cattle to determine when cattle should be harvested.

Keywords: Animal Science

How to Cite:

Tait, R. G. & Rouse, G. H. & Wall, P. B. & Busby, W. D. & Maxwell, D., (2004) “Real-time Ultrasound and Performance Measures to Assist in Feedlot Cattle Sorting for Marketing Decisions”, Iowa State University Research and Demonstration Farms Progress Reports 2003(1).

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Published on
01 Jan 2004
Peer Reviewed