Pine Sawdust as a Roughage Replacement in Gestating Beef Heifer Rations
CitationSlyter, A. L., & Kamstra, L. D. (1973). Pine sawdust as a roughage replacement in gestating beef heifer rations. Journal of Range Management, 26(4), 303-304.
PublisherSociety for Range Management
JournalJournal of Range Management
AbstractNo abortive tendencies were noted with Angus X Hereford crossbred heifers when fed a corn-roughage ration containing 25% sawdust during the last one-third of the pregnancy period. Inclusion of sawdust in the ration did not affect the calving difficulty score or birth weights.