A.S. Series 74-5
Feed additives have become an important part of rations for feedlot cattle during the past several years. They have been shown to being about improved performance in various ways such as stimulating growth, favorable alterations in fermentative and synthetic activity of the digestive tract and improvement in general health of the animals allowing more efficienct absorption and utilization of nutrients consumed.
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Department of Animal Science, Agricultural Experiment Station, Cooperative Extension Service, South Dakota State University
Embry, L. B. and Swan, W. S., "Effects of Monensin on Feedlot Performance of Growing and Finishing Steers" (1974). South Dakota Cattle Feeders Field Day Proceedings and Research Reports, 1974. 6.