Mineral nutrition of livestock
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Mineral nutrition of livestock by N. F. Suttle

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Published by CAB International in Wallingford, Oxfordshire, UK, Cambridge, MA .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Minerals in animal nutrition

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Edition Notes

StatementNeville F. Suttle.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsSF98.M5 U5 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23397745M
ISBN 109781845934729
LC Control Number2009022346

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  Mineral Nutrition of Livestock by Neville Suttle, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Mineral Nutrition of Livestock: Neville Suttle: We use cookies to give you the best possible : Neville Suttle. ©N. Suttle Mineral Nutrition of Livestock, 4th Edition (N. Suttle) 1 1 The Requirement for Minerals Early Discoveries All animal and plant tissues contain widely vary-ing amounts and proportions of mineral ele-ments, which largely remain as oxides, carbonates, phosphates and sulfates in the ash after ignition of organic matter. In the 17th cen-. The Mineral Nutrition of Livestock - Eric John Underwood - Google Books. This new edition of a highly successful text, published in its second edition in , adheres to the framework laid down by the late Professor Underwood, but has been thoroughly revised by Dr. Neville Suttle. In addition to bringing the book up-to-date, adding new definitions and reports on new advances, Dr. Suttle has added new Reviews: 2. CABI Book Info; Advanced Bibliographic Search. CAB eBooks smart searches are based on commonly researched topics, and your own requests Request a search. CABI Book Info. The mineral nutrition of livestock. Description This edition is a thorough revision of the previous. There are 3 chapters on general principles, natural sources of minerals.

The next section is devoted to mineral feeding of various species of farm animals such as cattle, sheep, pigs, and poultry. This text concludes by looking at methods of controlling the adequacy of farm animals' mineral diet. This book will be of interest to students and practitioners in agriculture and food science. A unique feature of this book is the description of the practical implications of mineral deficiencies and excesses, and of the conditions that might result. A large number of classic photographs illustrate mineral deficiencies and toxicities in farm livestock, laboratory animals and humans.   This book explores the biological function and metabolism of minerals in the body, as well as mineral feeding of various species of farm animals. Topics range from water metabolism and mineral composition of feeds to the physiological role of macroelements such as calcium and potassium and microelements such as iron and Edition: 1. Available Nutrients and Value for Manure From Various Livestock Types C. Brown ORDER. NO. AGDEX AUGUST (replaces OMAF Factsheet of the same name, Order No. ) The nutrients from manure have a nutrient and economic value. The tables that follow give an. indication of the available nitrogen, phosphorus and.

in summary the new textbook offers an excellent over view on mineral nutrition of livestock. The book is an essential resource for researchers and students in animal nutrition, agriculture, feed industry and veterinary medicine, and useful reference for those concerned with human nutrition and environmental protection. The concept of the 'mineral footprint' of livestock production is introduced and methods of mineral feeding that lower environmental pollution are presented. Opportunities and problems in manipulating the mineral content of livestock to improve the mineral status of consumers are also addressed. The book is an essential resource for researchers and students in animal nutrition, agriculture and veterinary medicine, and a useful reference for those concerned with human nutrition . "In summary the new textbook offers an excellent overview on mineral nutrition of livestock. The book is an essential resource for researchers and students in animal nutrition, agriculture, feed industry and veterinary medicine, and a useful reference for those concerned with human nutrition Price: $ The fourth edition of this important book covers the advances in livestock mineral nutrition, updated with more illustrations and additional material on the relationship between livestock and man. Recent developments are discussed, such as increasing the ‘mineral value’ of feeds by the use of additives and enhancing mineral availability through the use of organic sources of trace elements.