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    Author(s): W. M. Johnson
    Date: 1944
    Source: Western Farm Life. 46: 6.
    Publication Series: Scientific Journal (JRNL)
    Station: Rocky Mountain Research Station
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    During a study of range management at the Central Plains Experimental Range in northeastern Colorado, observations were made on the amount of shrink of yearling Hereford range cattle held overnight in a dry lot. As transactions with cattle often must consider shrink under somewhat similar conditions, this information will interest buyers and sellers alike.

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    Johnson, W. M. 1944. Studies show cattle shrink 47 pounds in corral overnight. Western Farm Life. 46: 6.

    Keywords

    range management, grazing, cattle, shrink

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