TITLE

Five-star Cattle Give Five-star Profits

AUTHOR(S)
Watson, Christy
PUB. DATE
May 2014
SOURCE
Irish Farmers Monthly;5/1/2014, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the developments in the Euro-Star system launched in 2007 by the Irish Cattle Breeding Federation (ICBF), which aims to identify profitable cattle in the beef herd. It examines the data from the ICBF HerdPlus Slaughter Report for 2011 showing the benefits of the beef Euro-Stars for farmers who finishes cattle in terms of carcass gain, benefits at cattle housing, and slaughter performance.
ACCESSION #
110743454

 

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