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Shaw, R A, fl1978


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

A time-controlled feeding system for cattle, 1978

Identifier: Coll-1362/1/643
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Located in A.B.R.O. Reprints 1978. Volume 12 of 19.

Dates: 1978

Various annotated typescript drafts of the paper 'A time-controlled feeding system for cattle' by R.A. Shaw, 1978

Identifier: EUA IN23/1/6/3/1/1/11
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Six cattle breeds with different body sizes and milk yields were compared for growth and food intake in a time-controlled feeding system. The breeds were South Devon, British Friesian x Charolais, British Friesian, Hereford, Aberdeen Angus and Jersey. The feeding system used electronic feeding gates activated by time clocks to give six meals a day of differing lengths. The experiment was intended to investigate possible relationships between the mature size of a breed and the traits...
Dates: 1978

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