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Livestock Feed Manufacturing / Animal Feed Additives
on November 15, 2017

Debunking trace mineral myths in animal nutrition

Innovations in trace mineral nutrition, including organic and hydroxy trace minerals, help maximize animal health and productivity.

Mineral premixes can be formulated with a number of sources, each with advantages and disadvantages. Imprecision is still common, which is likely attributable to myths related to both trace mineral requirements and the trace mineral sources being fed. So while comprising only a fraction of the diet composition and cost…

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