compensatory growth

Discussion in 'Cattle' started by agmantoo, May 5, 2006.

  1. agmantoo

    agmantoo agmantoo Supporter

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  2. Up North

    Up North KS dairy farmers

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    Thanks for info Agman. Take particular note that this strategy is destructive to animals under 5 months of age. Also, the feed restriction must never get down to where brood cows start to abort their calves!
    Many cattleman in Northern areas with severe winter weather have been using this method for years --By Default and without their understanding it.
     

  3. dcross

    dcross Well-Known Member Supporter

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    Happens to a lot of people who go on diets and then start eating normally after losing a little weight too:)