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Maize silage and/or wilted grass silage in the feed of beef cattle (bulls). Influence on growth, feed conversion rates and carcass quality

Maize silage and/or wilted grass silage in the feed of beef cattle (bulls). Influence on growth, feed conversion rates and carcass quality

Rapport, Proefstation voor de Rundveehouderij, Netherlands (84): 38

Four groups of bulls were fed with different combinations of maize and/or wilted grass silage, with differing levels of concentrates added. The bulls fed with maize silage had markedly better growth rates.

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