Effect of Corn Processing on Feedlot Steers Fed Sugarbeet Pulp

  • Cody A. Nichols Matthew K. Luebbe Karla H. Jenkins Galen E. Erickson Stephanie A. Furman Terry J. Klopfenstein
  • Published 2011

Abstract

Impact of feeding three levels of beet pulp (0, 10, 20%, DM basis) with either dry-rolled corn (DRC) or steamflaked corn (SFC) in feedlot rations was evaluated. Final BW, DMI, and ADG decreased linearly as beet pulp replaced corn in the diet. Beet pulp linearly decreased HCW, 12th rib fat, and yield grade. Corn processing had no impact on carcass… (More)