Table 4. Cost per pound of calf weight during nongrowing season.
Forage-Type
Treatments
Birth Weight
Cost per Pound
$/lb
Accumulated
Weight Cost
per Pound
$/lb
Calf Weight
Cost per Pound
$/lb
Forage Barley, Early
0.36
0.21
0.36
Oat Forage, Early
0.36
0.21
0.36
Forage Barley, Late
0.34
0.26
0.36
Oat Forage, Late
0.30
0.34
0.38
Pea Forage, Late
0.41
0.26
0.41
Oat-Pea Forage
0.41
0.26
0.42
Forage Lentil, Late
0.41
0.26
0.42
Pea Forage, Early
0.50
0.33
0.51
Forage Lentil, Early
0.56
0.38
0.57
Crested Wheatgrass, Early
0.43
0.28
0.44
Mature Crested Wheatgrass
with cake and alfalfa-silage
0.59
0.42
0.58
Mature Crested Wheatgrass
with cake
0.59
0.55
0.65
Cropland Aftermath and Mature
Crested Wheatgrass with cake
0.59
0.55
0.65
Reserved Native Range with cake
1.58
1.09
1.59