Use of trace elements in rearing young cattle during the suckling period

Khuzin, M.G.; Khaziakhmetov, F.S.

Problemy i Perspektivy Intensifikatsii Skotovodstva 1987: 94-100


Young suckled cattle were given supplementary potassium iodide and cobalt and manganese sulphates. The trace element supplements stimulated haemopoiesis, increased oxidation-reduction reactions and produced average daily body weight gain of 640 g, higher than that produced by the basal diet taken alone.