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Utilizing irrigated pasture for beef heifers to be bred as yearlings

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John L. Hull, Department of Animal Science, Department of Agronomy and Range Science, UC, Davis.
Charles A. Raguse, Department of Agronomy and Range Science, UC, Davis.

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California Agriculture 32(7):6-8.

Published July 01, 1978

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Although irrigated pasture is a good diet, energy supplementation will increase the average daily gain of growing heifers after weaning.All phases of management, genetics, and nutrition must be considered if rearing replacement heifers for early breeding is to be successful.

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Utilizing irrigated pasture for beef heifers to be bred as yearlings

John L. Hull, Charles A. Raguse
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Utilizing irrigated pasture for beef heifers to be bred as yearlings

Share using any of the popular social networks Share by sending an email Print article
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Authors

John L. Hull, Department of Animal Science, Department of Agronomy and Range Science, UC, Davis.
Charles A. Raguse, Department of Agronomy and Range Science, UC, Davis.

Publication Information

California Agriculture 32(7):6-8.

Published July 01, 1978

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Author Affiliations show

Abstract

Although irrigated pasture is a good diet, energy supplementation will increase the average daily gain of growing heifers after weaning.All phases of management, genetics, and nutrition must be considered if rearing replacement heifers for early breeding is to be successful.

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Full text is available in PDF.

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