Feedstuff Considerations for Feeding Bulls
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Hersom, Matt, and Todd Thrift. 2009. “Feedstuff Considerations for Feeding Bulls: AN210/AN210, 1/2009”. EDIS 2009 (2). Gainesville, FL. https://doi.org/10.32473/edis-an210-2009.


AN210, a 3-page fact sheet by Matt Hersom and Todd Thrift, assists beef cattle producers in feedstuff selection, addressing the whole cottonseed and gossypol issue, and organic vs. inorganic mineral program. Includes references. Published by the UF Department of Animal Sciences, January 2009.

AN210/AN210: Feedstuff Considerations for Feeding Bulls (ufl.edu)

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