A.S. Series 72-23
Corn silage properly supplemented with protein, minerals and vitamin A forms a simple and efficient diet for growing and finishing cattle. Rate of gain will be less than for high-concentrate diets, especially during late stages of finishing. However, gain per acre of corn will be greater when fed as silage than as grain.
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Department of Animal Science, Agricultural Experiment Station, South Dakota State University
Embry, L. B.; Dye, L. B.; and Byers, F. M., "Corn Silage Diets for Finishing Cattle When Supplemented With Soybean Meal or Urea and DES Fed at 10 mg., 20 mg. Daily or Implanted" (1972). South Dakota Cattle Feeders Field Day Proceedings and Research Reports, 1972. 8.