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Performance of Feedlot Calves Fed Hydroponics Fodder Barley

@article{Fazaeli2011PerformanceOF,
  title={Performance of Feedlot Calves Fed Hydroponics Fodder Barley},
  author={Hassan Fazaeli and H. A. Golmohammadi and A. A. Shoayee and N. Montajebi and Sh. Masharaf},
  journal={Journal of Agricultural Science and Technology},
  year={2011},
  volume={13},
  pages={367-375}
}
This experiment was conducted to evaluate the effect of barley green fodder produced by hydroponics system on the performance of feedlot calves. [] Key Method In a completely block randomized experiment, 24 cross bred (Holstein× Local) male calves were assigned randomly to one of the two treatments (diets) that were either control (grain barley) or hydroponic barley green fodder (BGF) that was included to provide 22.8 percent of the total diet on dry matter basis.

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