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The mineral nutrition of livestock.

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This edition is a thorough revision of the previous. There are 3 chapters on general principles, natural sources of minerals, and detection and correction of mineral imbalances in animals. Individual chapters are given to Ca, P, Mg, Na and Cl, K, S, Co, Cu, I, Fe, Mn, Se, and Zn. Three final chapters cover occasionally beneficial elements (B, Cr, Li, Mo, Ni, Si, Sn, V), essentially toxic elements (Al, As, Cd, F, Pb, Hg), and design of supplementation trials for assessing mineral deprivation.

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Book Chapters

Chapter: 1 (Page no: 1) General introduction. Author(s): Underwood, E. J. Suttle, N. F.
Chapter: 2 (Page no: 17) Natural sources of minerals. Author(s): Underwood, E. J. Suttle, N. F.
Chapter: 3 (Page no: 47) The detection and correction of mineral imbalances in animals. Author(s): Underwood, E. J. Suttle, N. F.
Chapter: 4 (Page no: 67) Calcium. Author(s): Underwood, E. J. Suttle, N. F.
Chapter: 5 (Page no: 105) Phosphorus. Author(s): Underwood, E. J. Suttle, N. F.
Chapter: 6 (Page no: 149) Magnesium. Author(s): Underwood, E. J. Suttle, N. F.
Chapter: 7 (Page no: 185) Sodium and chlorine. Author(s): Underwood, E. J. Suttle, N. F.
Chapter: 8 (Page no: 213) Potassium. Author(s): Underwood, E. J. Suttle, N. F.
Chapter: 9 (Page no: 231) Sulphur. Author(s): Underwood, E. J. Suttle, N. F.
Chapter: 10 (Page no: 251) Cobalt. Author(s): Underwood, E. J. Suttle, N. F.
Chapter: 11 (Page no: 283) Copper. Author(s): Underwood, E. J. Suttle, N. F.
Chapter: 12 (Page no: 343) Iodine. Author(s): Underwood, E. J. Suttle, N. F.
Chapter: 13 (Page no: 375) Iron. Author(s): Underwood, E. J. Suttle, N. F.
Chapter: 14 (Page no: 397) Manganese. Author(s): Underwood, E. J. Suttle, N. F.
Chapter: 15 (Page no: 421) Selenium. Author(s): Underwood, E. J. Suttle, N. F.
Chapter: 16 (Page no: 477) Zinc. Author(s): Underwood, E. J. Suttle, N. F.
Chapter: 17 (Page no: 513) Occasionally beneficial elements (boron, chromium, lithium, molybdenum, nickel, silicon, tin, vanadium). Author(s): Underwood, E. J. Suttle, N. F.
Chapter: 18 (Page no: 543) Essentially toxic elements (aluminium, arsenic, cadmium, fluorine, lead, mercury). Author(s): Underwood, E. J. Suttle, N. F.
Chapter: 19 (Page no: 587) Design of supplementation trials for assessing mineral deprivation. Author(s): Underwood, E. J. Suttle, N. F.

Book details

  • Author Affiliation
  • Moredun Research Institute, Pentland Science Park, Bush loan, Penicuik, Midlothian EH26 0PZ, UK.
  • Year of Publication
  • 1999
  • ISBN
  • 0851991289
  • Record Number
  • 19991414404