Association of Implanting Abnormalities with Growth Performance of ...

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plant palpation models. (Key Words: Implants, Abnormalities,. Growth Performance, Feedlot Steers.) Introduction. Hormonal growth-promoting implants increase ...

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of Implanting Association Abnormalities with Growth Performance of Feedlot Steers B. A. BERRY*,1, PAS, L. J. PERINO*, M. L. GALYEAN*,3, PAS, T. H. MONTGOMERY*, and S. BACHMAN*,4 *West Texas A&M University, Division of Agriculture, Canyon, TX 79016

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initial BW, reimplant BW, pen, health status, liver status, lung status, and implant status as covariates. Average daily gain for the initial period did not differ (P>0.40) across implant status. In the overall model, there was a trend (P

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