Category: Macro-Minerals

cow macro minerals phsophorous 07 / 12 / 2014

By Gene P. Gengelbach, Ph.D., P.A.S. Phosphorus (P) is a macro-mineral that is necessary for proper growth and development.  However, in many areas of this country and around the world excess phosphorus in surface water is looked on as a serious… Read More

image of woman w cattle 05 / 12 / 2014

By Dr. Dan Schauff, Ph.D., P.A.S. Magnesium is an essential macro-mineral which is required for numerous functions in the body of all mammals including dairy and beef cattle. These functions include: Co-factor for more than 300 enzyme systems involve… Read More

image of woman w cattle 01 / 12 / 2014

By Dr. K.E. Lanka, Ph.D., P.A.S. Sulfur (S) is one of seven generally recognized macro minerals needed in the diets of dairy cattle and other animals.  Sulfur is a mineral that is found in the amino acids methionine, cysteine (cystine), homocysteine… Read More