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Eye study may help export beef

Aug 8, 2005
Beef cattle researchers are looking into the possible relationship between an individual animal’s eyeball and age. If a direct correlation is found between the two characteristics, sources said more beef could be available for export to countries with restrictions against U.S. beef. Michael Dikeman, animal science professor with Kansas State University, said that the weight and/or nitrogen contact of the lens might correlate with the animal's age, as previous r...

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