Relationships of Hip Height Measurements with Growth and Carcass Traits of Crossbred and Angus Cattle


Hip heights were measured on 286 three-breed cross calves at weaning, yearling and slaughter time and on 199 Angus calves at yearling time to study the relationships of hip height with growth, feedlot performance and carcass traits when cattle are slaughtered at an anticipated grade of low choice. Correlations between hip height and weaning, yearling and… (More)


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