Growing Calf and Show Steer Feed Management
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How to Cite

Hersom, Matt, and Todd Thrift. 2010. “Growing Calf and Show Steer Feed Management: AN254/AN254, 10/2010”. EDIS 2010 (8). Gainesville, FL.


AN254, a 9-page fact sheet by Matt Hersom and Todd Thrift, details feeds, feed management, and nutrient requirements for growing cattle with a view towards successful development of a quality show calf. Includes references. Published by the UF Department of Animal Sciences, October 2010.

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Kunkle, W. E., R. W. Lee, and R. S. Sand. 1996. Selecting and Showing Show Steers. Univ. of Florida, Coop. Extension Circular AS42.

Nutrient Requirements of Beef Cattle. 1996. 7th Edition, National Research Council, Washington DC.

Sprinkle, J. 1999. Feeding Management for Show Steers. Univ. of Arizona, Coop. Extension Circular, AZ1054.