Reduce straw use with covered concrete slats

Long, Jonathan; Buss, Jessica
June 2002
Farmers Weekly;6/14/2002, Vol. 136 Issue 24, p46
Trade Publication
Focuses on a research conducted at the Agricultural Research Institute of Northern Ireland which concerns beef cattle housing. Benefits of housing beef cattle on concrete slats covered with rubber; Effect of floor type on the performance or carcasses of cattle breeds; Issues associated with cattle cleanliness.


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