Matching minerals to today's testing environment
Minerals play a number of important roles in animal metabolism. The form
and/or level of trace minerals in the diet can, however, have a deleterious
effect on pig performance and on the environment. In addition, the pig industry
must increase productivity and profitability to remain competitive, and
understanding the pigs' requirement for minerals is an important component of
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