Corpus ID: 49487992

FEEDING VALUE OF POULTRY LITTER FOR SUPPLEMENTING BERMUDAGRASS

@inproceedings{Smithl2008FEEDINGVO,
  title={FEEDING VALUE OF POULTRY LITTER FOR SUPPLEMENTING BERMUDAGRASS},
  author={H. Smithl and L. Britton and K. Barnes and L. Kelley and K. Lusby},
  year={2008}
}
A stocker cattle feeding trial was conducted to determine the value of deep stacked poultry litter when used as a supplement to good quality hay. Seventysix 562 lb stocker steers and heifers were assigned to treatment groups that were fed hay free-choice, hay + 3 lb com, hay + 3 lb com and 1.54 lb cottonseed meaL or hay + 3 lb com and 3 lb deep stacked poultry litter. All supplements were hand-fed daily. Cattle fed hay with no supplement gained .97 lb/day compared to 1.74 lb/day for hay + corn… Expand

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