Bridging the gap between animal science and agronomy, qApplied Animal Nutrition: Feeds and Feeding, q third edition, enables the reader to learn and master the steps necessary to providing proper nutrition of all types. Feeds are discussed in their agronomic features, nutritive value, special properties, processing needs, suitability for particular kinds of livestock, the presence of deleterious or toxic factors, and any other considerations that relate to their utility as feeds. Features: The latest information on BSE or Mad Cow disease Completely revised to offer the most up-to-date research findings available New material written by experts in specific nutrition fields, such as dairy cattle nutrition, swine nutrition, as well as companion animal nutrition and wild and exotic animal nutritionAscorbic Acid Ascorbic acid (vitamin C) has traditionally been regarded as a dietary essential only for primates and ... The species with a dietary vitamin C requirement evolved on diets containing fruit or other good sources of the vitamin and lost ... It is primarily used in fish feeds (see Chapter 23). ... (You will need to search other literature sources to answer this question.) ... 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. MICRONUTRIENTS: MINERAL AND VITAMIN SUPPLEMENTS 233 Questions and Study Guide.
|Title||:||Applied Animal Nutrition|
|Author||:||Peter R. Cheeke|
|Publisher||:||Prentice Hall - 2005|