Maternal nutrient restriction in beef cows impacts developmental processes in the fetus that may influence lifetime performance. This study investigated impacts of metabolizable protein (MP) restriction in primiparous heifers during mid- and/or late-gestation on progeny feedlot performance and carcass characteristics.
South Dakota State University
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Block, J. J.; Blair, A. D.; Funston, R. N.; Webb, M. J.; Underwood, K. R.; Gonda, M. G.; Harty, A. A.; Salverson, R. R.; and Olson, K. C., "Influence of Maternal Protein Restriction in Primiparous Heifers During Mid- and/or Late Gestation on Progeny Feedlot Performance and Carcass Characteristics" (2020). SDSU Beef Day 2020 Summary Publication. 45.