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Metabolic effects of diethylstilbestrol on growing sheep Thompson, James Robert

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The feeding of 2.5 mgm. of diethylstilbestrol (DES) per head per day to growing wethers fed a dehydrated grass meal ration increased dry matter intake by 6 per cent and decreased dry matter digestibility by 2.4 per cent. The DES-treated lambs digested 5.4 cent (P

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