A field investigation of the economic impact of respiratory disease in feedlot calves.

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A trial involving 512 beef calves was conducted in a commercial research feedlot to determine the effect of bovine respiratory disease (BRD) on performance parameters and carcass characteristics. Two hundred and fifty-six calves that were deemed to be "sick" (S) from BRD were allocated to 16 pens and 256 calves that were considered to be "well" (W) were… (More)

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@article{Jim1993AFI, title={A field investigation of the economic impact of respiratory disease in feedlot calves.}, author={Gehling. Jim and Calvin W. Booker and Carl S. Ribble and P Timothy Guichon and B E Thorlakson}, journal={The Canadian veterinary journal = La revue veterinaire canadienne}, year={1993}, volume={34 11}, pages={668-73} }