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Table 5 Feeding program for Hanwoo steers in the experiment

From: Effects of different physical forms of concentrate on performance, carcass characteristics, and economic analysis in hanwoo steers

Fattening phase Age in mon. Body weight range (kg) Daily gain (kg) Feeding level (body weight,%) Concentrate fed (kg/hd/d, as-fed basis) Roughage fed (kg/hd/d, as-fed basis)
Growing Fattening Finishing Timothy hay Alfalfa hay Straw
Growing 5 147 ~ 162 0.50 0.90 1.4   1.5 0.5  
6 162 ~ 188 0.85 1.25 2.0    2.0 1.0  
7 188 ~ 214 0.85 1.40 2.6    3.0 1.0  
8 214 ~ 241 0.90 1.50 3.2    3.4 1.0  
9 241 ~ 268 0.90 1.50 3.6    3.5 1.0  
10 268 ~ 295 0.90 1.53 4.1    4.0 1.0  
11 295 ~ 322 0.90 1.55 4.6    4.0 1.0  
12 322 ~ 351 0.95 1.61 5.2    4.5 0.5  
13 351 ~ 379 0.95 1.70 6.0    4.5 0.5  
Fattening 14 379 ~ 408 0.95 1.84 3.5 3.5   4.5   
15 408 ~ 436 0.95 1.96   8.0   3.5   0.5
16 436 ~ 466 1.00 2.06   9.0     3.0
17 466 ~ 496 1.00 2.08   9.7     3.0
18 496 ~ 526 1.00 2.02   10.0     2.5
19 526 ~ 553 0.90 1.90   10.0     2.3
20 553 ~ 579 0.85 1.81   10.0     2.0
21 579 ~ 604 0.85 1.73   10.0     1.5
22 604 ~ 628 0.80 1.66   10.0     1.5
Finishing 23 628 ~ 649 0.70 1.51    9.5    1.3
24 649 ~ 667 0.60 1.39    9.0    1.2
25 667 ~ 682 0.50 1.35    9.0    1.2
26 682 ~ 696 0.45 1.25    8.5    1.2
27 696 ~ 708 0.40 1.22    8.5    1.2
28 708 ~ 718 0.35 1.13    8.0    1.2
29 718 ~ 727 0.30 1.11    8.0    1.2
  30 727 ~ 736 0.30 1.03    7.5    1.2