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Promone implants for heifers in the feedlot

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A. W. Mitchell
H. T. Strong
R. G. Loy, University of California

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California Agriculture 20(11):2-3.

Published November 01, 1966

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Abstract

Limited trials with Promone, a progesterone-like hormone, showed considerable promise for increasing weight gains and feed efficiency of heifers in the feedlot. The trial reported here tested the feedlot performance of heifers when implanted with 200 and 400 mg of Promone, as compared with stilbestrol implants and with a control group.

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“Promone” is the trade name for a product prepared by the Upjohn Company and made available for this trial.

Promone implants for heifers in the feedlot

A. W. Mitchell, H. T. Strong, R. G. Loy
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Promone implants for heifers in the feedlot

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

Authors

A. W. Mitchell
H. T. Strong
R. G. Loy, University of California

Publication Information

California Agriculture 20(11):2-3.

Published November 01, 1966

PDF  |  Citation  |  Permissions

Author Affiliations show

Abstract

Limited trials with Promone, a progesterone-like hormone, showed considerable promise for increasing weight gains and feed efficiency of heifers in the feedlot. The trial reported here tested the feedlot performance of heifers when implanted with 200 and 400 mg of Promone, as compared with stilbestrol implants and with a control group.

Full text

Full text is available in PDF.

Author notes

“Promone” is the trade name for a product prepared by the Upjohn Company and made available for this trial.


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