Growth performance and carcass characteristics of feedlot cattle fed different levels of macadamia oil cake

@article{AcheampongBoateng2007GrowthPA,
  title={Growth performance and carcass characteristics of feedlot cattle fed different levels of macadamia oil cake},
  author={Owoahene Acheampong-Boateng and M. S. Mikasi and Kow Benyi and Alphonse K. A. Amey},
  journal={Tropical Animal Health and Production},
  year={2007},
  volume={40},
  pages={175-179}
}
Eighteen cattle (six Bonsmara males, seven Simmanteler x Beefmaster males and five Simmanteler x Beefmaster females) were assigned to three diets containing 0% (Control), 10% and 20% Macadamia oil cake to evaluate the effects of different levels of Macadamia oilcake (MOC) on feed intake, growth performance and carcass characteristics of feedlot cattle. Differences in average feed intake were not significant (P > 0.05). Average daily gains on the 0% and 20% MOC diets were not significantly… CONTINUE READING