Login   |   Register
pagepress


DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4081/ijas.2005.1s.63

Mineral requirements of dairy sheep

Giuseppe Moniello, Federico Infascelli, Walter Pinna, Giuseppina Camboni

Abstract


This paper reviews the major (Calcium, Phosphorus, Potassium, Sodium, Chlorine, Sulphur, Magnesium) and the trace 

elements (Iron, Copper, Cobalt, Iodine, Manganese, Zync, Molybdenum, Selenium) that play an essential role in animal 

metabolism. For each one the authors indicate not only the function, but also the more recent advances in terms of 

daily requirements for dairy sheep. 



Keywords


Major elements, Trace elements, Dairy sheep

Full Text:

PDF

Submitted: 2010-01-05 17:01:26
Published: 2010-01-05 17:01:37
Search for citations in Google Scholar
Related articles: Google Scholar


 

the Italian Journal of Animal Science [eISSN 1828-051X] is the official journal of the Animal Science and Production Association and it is published by PAGEPress®, Pavia, Italy. Reg. Pavia, n. 2/2010-INF. All credits and honors to PKP for their OJS.