Body Condition Scoring Beef Cows

Body Condition Scoring Beef Cows

A Tool for Managing the Nutrition Program for Beef Herds

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Body condition scores describe the relative fatness of a cow based on a nine-point scale and can be used to evaluate the nutritional status of a herd.

 

Details

AUTHORS

Richard J. Rasby, Aaron Stalker, Richard N. Funston

SUBJECT

Animal Agriculture / Beef

PUBLICATION DATE

January 3, 2000

LAST REVISION DATE

June 12, 2014

LANGUAGE

English

FORMATS

PDF

SERIES

Extension Circular