Funding for this research was provided by:
Agriculture Development Fund, Government of Saskatchewan, Canada (20150268)
Beef Cattle Research Council (ANH.04.17, ANH.23.13)
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (RGPIN-2015-03976)
Received: 29 September 2021
Accepted: 16 December 2021
First Online: 6 January 2022
: The animal care committee of the University of Saskatchewan approved this study (Protocol number: AUP 2014003). Prior consent was obtained from the herd owners regarding their participation in the study and biological sample collection from their cattle.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.