2 Results for 'Oosthuizen, P.L.'

PR – INCREASE FEEDLOT PROFITABLITY BY DIFFERENTIATING BETWEEN BEEF BREEDS

Abstract: Feedlots currently feed animals according to a pre-determined feeding period that will result in market acceptable carcass weights. However, feedlots are price takers on the input and output side and the only way they can increase their profitability is ...Read More

PR – INCREASE FEEDLOT PROFITABLITY BY DIFFERENTIATING BETWEEN BEEF BREEDS

Abstract: The main objective of a cattle feedlot is to maximize profit, to ensure a consistent supply and future sustainability. The feedlot industry produces nearly 70% of the total beef consumed in South Africa (BFAP, 2013). The industry has a ...Read More