What is the Economic Impact of Infertility in Beef Cattle?
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Lamb, G. Cliff, Carl Dahlen, and Mary Maddox. 2008. “What Is the Economic Impact of Infertility in Beef Cattle? AN208/AN208, 8/2008”. EDIS 2008 (7). https://doi.org/10.32473/edis-an208-2008.


AN208, a 3-page fact sheet by G. Cliff Lamb, Carl Dahlen, and Mary Maddox, describes the problem of infertility, how cattle producers can calculate the impact on their own operations, factors that contribute to infertility, and total cost to Florida beef producers. Includes references. Published by the UF Department of Animal Sciences, August 2008.

AN208/AN208: What Is the Economic Impact of Infertility in Beef Cattle? (ufl.edu)

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