TeachMeFinance.com - explain Bovine somatotropin (bST)
Bovine somatotropin (bST) The term 'Bovine somatotropin (bST) ' as it applies to the area of agriculture can be defined as ' Also called bovine growth hormone, bST is a naturally occurring protein that has been genetically engineered as a synthetic compound (now manufactured in large quantities and commercially available to farmers) that causes cows to increase the efficiency of milk production per unit of feed consumed. Its use has caused public controversy, and some states require retail dairy product labels to identify the use of synthetic bST'.
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