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dc.contributor.author Dhuyvetter, John
dc.rights NDSU en_US
dc.title Backgrounding facilities en_US
dc.source NDSU Extension Circular 1153 en_US
dc.description AS-1153; Backgrounding refers to the confined feeding of calves following weaning to prepare them to be put on a finishing ration in the feedlot. Calves can be and are backgrounded in a variety of facilities depending on situation and numbers, from the seasonal use of existing calving facilities to specifically designed feeding yards for growing calves. Backgrounding facilities should provide for animal comfort (protection from wind, dust, and wetness), ease of handling, and access to feed and water. en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2010-05-12T20:07:56Z
dc.date.available 2010-05-12T20:07:56Z
dc.date.issued 2010-05-12
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10365/9233
dc.date 1998 en_US
dc.subject Cattle en_US
dc.subject Livestock production en_US
dc.subject Farm buildings en_US

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