The value of Traffordgold in bull-beef diets
An account of a trial comparing the physical and financial performance of beef animals fed either a cereal-based diet or one based on 'Traffordgold'.
Year of Publication2009
'Traffordgold' is a co-product of the industrial processing of wheat. Beef bulls fed a diet based on 'Traffordgold', bread and sugar-beet feed were heavier at slaughter, had fewer liver abscesses and achieved a higher gross margin than those fed a standard cereal-based feed.
This item is categorised as follows
- Subject Collection > Livestock & dairy > Animal health & welfare
- Subject Collection > Livestock & dairy > Beef production
- Subject Collection > Livestock & dairy > Forage crops & other feed
Additional keywords/tagsanimal nutrition intensive beef production
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