Effects of supplemental fat on growth performance and quality of beef from steers fed com finishing diets

Title: Effects of supplemental fat on growth performance and quality of beef from steers fed com finishing diets Principle Investigator: Mark Nelson Year: 2004 Objective: Determine effects of fat and forage level on growth performance and appearance, composition and eating quality of beef. Lay Summary/Industry Summary: Supplemental fat in finishing diets I) decreases ruminal fiber … Continued

Use of Fibrolytic Enzymes to Augment the Feeding Value of Supplemental Fat in High Forage Growing Diets for Feedlot Cattle

Title: Use of Fibrolytic Enzymes to Augment the Feeding Value of Supplemental Fat in High Forage Growing Diets for Feedlot Cattle Principle Investigator: Richard Zinn Year: 2000 Objective: The objective of this study was to evaluate the use of fibrolytic enzymes (combination of cellulase and xylanase) as a tool for overcoming the negative associative effects … Continued