Research suggests other factors in play in seasonal dark-cutting ‘spikes’

Jon Condon - Beef Central

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Find out if researchers uncover why seasonal increases occur of dark cutting in sheep and beef cattle.

Are seasonal conditions to blame for increases in dark cutting?

This article and inclusive research looks at the relationship between seasonal conditions and dark cutting in sheep and beef cattle. It talks about glycogen levels, animal nutrition during seasons and how specific levels of feed can potentially affect carcase quality.

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