dietary mineral

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dietary mineral

Minerals required for optimal functioning of the body; dietary requirements for minerals range from molar to trace amounts/day; some–eg, nickel, tin, and vanadium, may be required by some plants or animals, but are not known to have a role in humans
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It is regarded as a macro-mineral, which means that the body needs it in large amounts to properly execute its function.
It was below daily recommendations for macro-mineral such as Calcium and Magnesium and above for micro-mineral Iron and Zinc.
The macro-mineral content (Ca, Mg, K, and Na) present in propolis samples estimated based on the location (Botucatu region), season, and the method of propolis collection are presented in Table 1.
Sarkar (2002) Therapeutic efficacy of minerals supplement in macro-mineral deficient buffaloes and its effect on haematobiochemical profile and production.
Since macro-mineral dosing can be quite high, gummies and chews, for example, can provide the consumer with a more pleasant means of ensuring an adequate dose."
Evaluation of the macro-mineral and crude protein status of cattle in specific regions in Guatemala.
Macro-mineral concentrations are expressed as mmole/kg dry matter, and trace minerals, except for Mn (mmole/kg dry matter), as mg/kg dry matter.
The F1 Dorper x Hu crossbred sheep is specialized in meat production and is characterized by its ability to pass these traits to its descendants (Zhang et al., 2015), therefore, mineral retention in fleece and the net macro-mineral requirments for wool production were negligible.
Among different macro-mineral, calcium play a very important role in various metabolic processes in both animals and forage plants.
The solution was used for determination of important macro-minerals and micro-minerals.
Rice bran and oat hulls are also important feed for dairy cattle as it provides nutritional values to dairy cattle's and helps them providing energy.Dairy cattle feed market is segmented on the basis of feed additives such as vitamins, trace minerals, amino acids, antibiotics, enzymes, acidifiers, antioxidants, macro-minerals etc.