Comparison research on adding different sources of Selenium in diet for piglets

Summary: Summary: A randomized block design experiment was conducted with 72 crossbred (Duroc × Landrace × Yorkshire) pigs (36 males and 36 females), 24 pigs (12 of each sex) were assigned to each treatment, and treatment groups were assigned randomly to pens in 3 replications. 3 treatment groups all used …

Comparison Research on Piglet Performance with Different Source of Zinc into Diet

Summary: A randomized block design experiment was conducted with 72 crossbred (Duroc × Landrace × Yorkshire) pigs (36 males and 36 females), all these piglets were randomly assigned to 3 triple-repeated treatment groups, there is totally 8 piglets with even sex in every repeat. Corn and soybean meal diet are …

Chelated Zinc

Zinc is an essential trace element in animal nutrition and plays an important role in several biological functions. It is linked to the function of enzymes and hormones even in small quantities. It cannot be replaced by other elements in the metabolisam. Zinc dificiency would cause poor growth, loss of …

Chelated Copper

Copper is an essential trace element for animals needed for body, bone and wool growth, pigmentation, healthy nerve fibres and white blood cell function. Copper deficiency can actually harm the body in multiple ways. Copper is important for the production of hemoglobin and red blood cells, as well as for …

Chelated Manganese

Manganese is a necessary trace element for animals, which plays an important role for animal. It is essential for cartilage formation and the reproductive system. Manganese deficiency and excess have a great impact on animal growth, development and reproduction. In the past, Manganese was added to feed mostly in the …

Chelated Iron

Iron plays an important part in the metabolic processes of the animals, being a vital representative in the cells of all mammals. The function of the iron in the body is limited almost exclusively to the oxygen transport in the blood, through the hemoglobin. It is also present in some …