Profitability of MSE Vs Rumensin/Tylan Feedlot Trial

Second Feedlot trial at University of Idaho

$ / unit

MSE-HPLF

RT-HPLF

MSE-LPHF

RT-LPHF

Beginning cost

$ 68.00

471.99

477.22

478.12

471.39

Carcass weight

lbs

756.40

755.00

766.30

741.00

Weight gained

lbs

539.00

537.24

549.34

527.56

Cost of ration

$/cwt

7.28

7.16

7.69

7.57

Feed Cost of gain

$ / cwt gain

$ 0.473

$ 0.404

$ 0.400

$ 0.437

Feed & Yardage cost

$

$ 289.30

$ 252.20

$ 254.07

$ 265.53

Ruturn on Carcass

$ / cwt

$ 848.90

$ 847.33

$ 865.26

$ 826.53

choice

%

68.6%

68.6%

74.3%

62.9%

select

%

31.4%

31.4%

25.7%

37.1%

Profit1

$

$ 156.10

$ 188.40

$ 201.87

$ 159.81

1 based on $0.25 / day yardage, Select =$1.04, Choice=$1.13