Table 8. Wintering light weight calves, 1958-59
No. calves 12 (15 started, 12 finished)
Initial wt. 237.5
Final wt. 515.0
Days on feed 189
Av. D. gain 1.47
Daily feed consumption, after taking out feed for those which died -
Corn silage 19.2
Alf. hay 1.8
Ground oats 3.2
Soybean meal 1.05
Bonemeal & salt, 3:1 .21
Approximate feed cost of 100 lb. gain = $13.19