Performance and carcass characteristics of three groups of crossbred steers fed to the same energy efficiency endpoint
Cattlemen's Day, 1975; Report of progress (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station); 230; Beef; Performance; Carcass characteristics; Steers; Energy
Sixteen Maine Anjou and 16 Gelbvieh steer calves from Angus or Hereford crossbred dams, and 16 Hereford x Angus crossbred steers were fed the same ration in individual pens until they reached a weekly energy efficiency endpoint of 10.3 lb. of feed per pound of gain above their maintenance requirements.
Lipsey, R.J.; Dikeman, Michael E.; and Riley, Jack G.
"Performance and carcass characteristics of three groups of crossbred steers fed to the same energy efficiency endpoint,"
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