TITLE

Start with the end goal in mind for show cattle nutrition

PUB. DATE
September 2015
SOURCE
High Plains Journal;9/28/2015, Vol. 133 Issue 39, p19B
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the need for ranchers to start their animal nutrition program with the end goal in mind.
ACCESSION #
110257367

 

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