Document Type

Article

Publication Date

1-1978

Abstract

Budgeted returns in Iowa from two cattle feeding-program • are summarized monthly in tables 5 and 6 (in Appendix A) and plotted in charts 1 and 2 (in Appendix B). The two feeding programs are finishing steer calves and yearling steers,. The monthly profit (loss)- figure provides an estimate of returns on cattle sold during that month, considering the initial purchase price of-the animal and estimated production costs during the feeding period...

Published As

Hovland, Craig, Gene A. Futrell, and John Marvin Skadberg. "Return and risk of Iowa cattle feeding under two alternate programs, 1968-1978." (1978).