Dr. Jerry Spears, Professor Emeritus at North Carolina State University, describes the potential advantages of hydroxy trace mineral forms of copper and zinc for weaning pigs moving to solid feeds.
Dr. Jerry Spears, Professor Emeritus at North Carolina State University, discusses his research into the potential health and performance advantages of feeding pigs hydroxy trace minerals over sulfates to help reduce oxidative stress.
IntelliBond hydroxy trace minerals possess strong chemical bonds and their unique crystalline structure limits interactions with antagonists in the upper gastrointestinal tract. Therefore, minerals are protected and more are available for absorption by the animal in...
Dr. John Arthington, of the University of Florida, explains his voluntary intake mineral salt research with cattle.
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Mineral premixes for animal production can be formulated with a number of sources, each with advantages and disadvantages. There are a various myths related to both trace mineral requirements and trace mineral sources. While comprising only a fraction of the diet...