Debunking trace mineral myths in animal nutrition

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, debunking some of the myths pertaining to trace mineral nutrition can have immense importance in maximizing animal health and productive performance in order to generate added profit for producers.