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The effects of an active live yeast product on the growth performance of finishing lambs

  • 2012
  • Issue: 5
  • Volume: 42
G.H. Pienaar, O.B. Einkamerer, H.J. van der Merwe, A. Hugo, G.D.J. Scholtz & M.D. Fair Page: 464 - 468

A study was conducted to evaluate the effects of a rumen-specific, active live yeast (Saccharomyces cerevisiae; SC CNCM I-1077), alone or in combination with an ionophore (lasalocid-Na) in standard feedlot diets, on production performance and carcass quality of lambs. Sixty…

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The influence of stocking rate, growth implant, energy and ionophore supplementation on the performance of weaner wethers grazin

  • 1999
  • Issue: 2
  • Volume: 29
J.D. Griffiths, A.D. Lyle, J.P. Marais and B.P. Louw Page: 74 - 82

The performance of 98 Merino weaner lambs at two stocking rates (55 and 68 lambs/ha), with access to either no supplementation, 250 g molasses meal/lamb/day or 250 g molasses meal plus 35 mg ionophore (lasalocid)/lamb/day, with or without a growth…

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