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    • Slaughter weight, sex and age effects on beef shear force and tenderness 

      Lucero Borja, Jorge Omar; Pouzo, Laura Beatriz; de la Torre, M.S.; Langman, Leandro Ezequiel; Carduza, Fernando Jose; Corva, Pablo Marcelo; Santini, Francisco Jose; Pavan, Enrique (Elsevier, 2014-05)
      In Argentina, beef cattle prices decrease as slaughter weight increases regardless of animal age or carcass maturity, and this decrease is significantly greater in heifers (15%) than in steers (5%). The objectives of the ...