Backgrounding

Backgrounding is an intermediate stage sometimes used in cattle production which begins after weaning and ends upon placement in a feedlot. Background feeding relies more heavily on forage (e.g., pasture, hay) in combination with grains to increase a calf’s weight by several hundred pounds and to build up immunity to diseases before it enters a ...
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Backgrounding

Growing program for feeder cattle from the time calves are weaned until they enter a feedlot to be finished on a high protein ration. (See 'weaner' and 'feedlot').
Found on http://www.mla.com.au/general/glossary

Backgrounding

Growing program for feeder cattle from the time calves are weaned until they enter a feedlot to be finished on a high protein ration. (See 'weaner' and 'feedlot').
Found on http://www.mla.com.au/general/glossary

Backgrounding

Growing program for feeder cattle from the time calves are weaned until they are on a finishing ration in the feedlot. Backgrounding is the management process of feeding the stocker animal.
Found on http://www.epa.gov/oecaagct/ag101/beefglossary.html
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