mineral requirement

mineral requirement

those minerals required to maintain an organism in a normal, healthy state.
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However, further studies are needed to determine the bone density mass in goldfish lines and if these factor can influence the mineral requirement for bone or whole-body mineralization.
Iron is an important mineral requirement for healthy blood cells.
The companion application to this text uses dog NRC (1985) mineral requirement values in the determination of mineral requirements and dairy NRC (2001) mineral source bioavailability values.
This study was designed to determine P, K, Ca, Mg and Na mineral accumulations in Agropyron elongatum, Chloris gayana, Cynodon dactylon and Festuca arundinacea species grown on control (non-saline and non-alkaline), highly saline, highly alkaline and highly saline-alkaline soils, and to check whether the obtained fodders meet mineral requirements of animals.
There is a vast variation in trace mineral requirements of livestock depending on age (Devi et al.
While most of this new capacity was required to fuel the growth in mineral output, it became clear that by 2013, more mine capacity had been added than was required by underlying mineral requirements.
Meeting fluid and mineral requirements would not be overloading.
But this embedded racism flies in the face of New Delhi's all-out bid to woo Africa for meeting India's energy and mineral requirements.
Despite the mineral content variation, the reported values indicate that daily consumption of 100g chickpea by 6-36 months old children will meet their mineral needs as per FAO mineral requirements.
Certain populations have specific vitamin and mineral requirements, and if these are not met through diet, supplements can bridge the gap.
Recommendations for mineral requirements of poultry are available (NRC, 1994), but these are based on research with older strains and are inadequate and outdated for modern strains of poultry (Leeson, 2005).
It is true that our vitamin, and possibly mineral requirements might conceivably be supplied in pill form, but the body can't live on vitamins and minerals - it must have fuel to burn and protein to make tissue.