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Industry Sector: Cattle and Small Stock
Research Focus Area: Animal Products, Quality and Value-adding
Research Institute: University of Pretoria
Researcher: Prof Edward Webb

Aims Of The Project

1. To investigate the feedlot performance of feedlot lambs treated with different steroidal growth implants, alone or in combination with oral beta-agonist supplementation.

2. To investigate the effects of different steroidal growth implants, alone or in combination with oral beta-agonist supplementation on the residues in the meat.

3. To investigate the effects of different steroidal growth implants, alone or in a combination with oral beta-agonist supplementation on carcass and meat quality.

Executive Summary

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