Insuring feedlot health—Where does it all begin?

dc.contributor.author Hilton, W. Mark
dc.date 2018-02-16T05:30:59.000
dc.date.accessioned 2020-06-30T02:01:11Z
dc.date.available 2020-06-30T02:01:11Z
dc.date.issued 2015-01-01
dc.description.abstract <p>Cattle that stay healthy in the feedlot produce greater revenue than those that become sick. Data from the Texas Ranch to Rail Program on over 16,000 calves showed healthy cattle returned $67.32 per head while calves treated one or more times returned -$20.28 per head. Let’s start at the beginning and examine factors that affect health in the feedlot.</p>
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dc.identifier.uri https://dr.lib.iastate.edu/handle/20.500.12876/20811
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dc.subject.disciplines Agriculture
dc.subject.disciplines Animal Sciences
dc.subject.disciplines Insurance
dc.subject.disciplines Large or Food Animal and Equine Medicine
dc.title Insuring feedlot health—Where does it all begin?
dc.type event
dc.type.genre event
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