Utah State University Extension
Growth-promoting implants have been used in the cattle industry for decades. Their benefits allow cattle producers to become more sustainable by decreasing the amount of resources used. Resources such as water and land are decreased when using growth-promoting implants in beef cattle.
Reichhardt, C., Briggs, R., Motsinger, L, Thornton, K., & Garcia M. (2022). The benefits of growth-promoting implants for beef cattle [Fact sheet]. Utah State University Extension.