Selenium reduces oxidative stress and improves production

This article by Dr Christof Rapp, a lead researcher in swine nutrition at Zinpro Corporation, first appeared in the November 2019 issue of Essential Feed and explains how selenium reduces oxidative stress and improves production. Livestock and poultry, just like humans, naturally produce toxic substances and reactive oxygen species – small and highly reactive molecules…

Trace mineral nutrition is vital to animal wellness and performance

explaining the importance of trace mineral nutrition

Nutritionists are well informed of the critical role trace mineral nutrition plays in maintaining animal immune function, energy metabolism, reproductive function and overall performance. With the myriad of information available with regards to chemical structure, bioavailability, and animal performance data, selecting the most effective supplement is challenging. Even though trace minerals may make up a…