Hilgardia
Hilgardia
Hilgardia
University of California
Hilgardia

Rice or barley straw for pregnant beef cows

Authors

John L. Hull
William N. Garrett
John R. Dunbar

Authors Affiliations

J. L. Hull is Specialist, Department of Animal Science; W.N. Garrett is Professor. Department of Animal Science; J.R. Dunbar is Extension Animal Scientist, UC, Davis.

Publication Information

Hilgardia 32(11):14-15. DOI:10.3733/ca.v032n11p14. November 1978.

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Abstract

Low phosphorus and energy intake by cows fed barley straw caused calving difficulties; but cows fed rice-straw rations had no difficulty and produced calves within the normal weight range.
Hull J, Garrett W, Dunbar J. 1978. Rice or barley straw for pregnant beef cows. Hilgardia 32(11):14-15. DOI:10.3733/ca.v032n11p14
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