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Hilgardia

Selenium enhances lamb gains on sulfur-fertilized pastures

Authors

Milton B. Jones
D. Michael Center
Victor V. Rendig
Martin R. Dally
Ben B. Norman
William A. Williams

Authors Affiliations

Milton B. Jones is Agronomist, Department of Land, Air, and Water Resources, located at UC Davis; D. Michael Center is Postdoctoral Research Associate, Department of Land, Air, and Water Resources, located at UC Davis; Victor V. Rendig is Professor, Department of Land, Air, and Water Resources, located at UC Davis; Martin R. Dally is Staff Research Associate in Animal Science, University of California Hopland Field Station, Hopland; Ben B. Norman is Veterinarian, Cooperative Extension, located at UC Davis; William A. Williams is Professor, Department of Agronomy and Range Science, located at UC Davis.

Publication Information

Hilgardia 41(5):14-16. DOI:10.3733/ca.v041n05p14. May 1987.

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Abstract

Large responses to sulfur can occur when nitrogen is applied to many California rangeland soils. Giving lambs selenium in pellet form significantly improved gain on such pastures.
Jones M, Center D, Rendig V, Dally M, Norman B, Williams W. 1987. Selenium enhances lamb gains on sulfur-fertilized pastures. Hilgardia 41(5):14-16. DOI:10.3733/ca.v041n05p14
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