Effect of feed on beef quality: Only minor differences in tenderness, juiciness, flavor, found in beef from corn-fed, barley-fed, stilbestrol-treated steers
M. T. Clegg
Authors AffiliationsMarion Simone is Senior Laboratory Technician in Food Technology, University of California, Davis; Floyd Carroll is Assistant Professor of Animal Husbandry, University of California, Davis; Elly Hinreiner is Assistant Professor of Food Technology, University of California, Davis; M. T. Clegg is Instructor in Animal Husbandry, University of California, Davis.
Hilgardia 9(11):3-4. DOI:10.3733/ca.v009n11p3. November 1955.
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The claim that West Coast grain-fed beef is inferior in quality to eastern corn-fed beef is not supported by experimental evidence.
Simone M, Carroll F, Hinreiner E, Clegg M. 1955. Effect of feed on beef quality: Only minor differences in tenderness, juiciness, flavor, found in beef from corn-fed, barley-fed, stilbestrol-treated steers. Hilgardia 9(11):3-4. DOI:10.3733/ca.v009n11p3
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