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Copper supplementation in grower or finisher production

Copper supplementation in grower or finisher production

Researchers found that adding hydroxychloride copper (IntelliBond®) to swine diets could help improve growth performance and reduce negative interactions between copper and added vitamins or enzymes. The primary goal of adding trace minerals to swine diets is to fulfil animals’ nutritional requirements.

IntelliBond® Trace Minerals Series: Part #1 – BIOAVAILABILITY

IntelliBond® Trace Minerals Series: Part #1 – BIOAVAILABILITY

Mineral absorption is dynamic and depends on many factors – both animal-related and dietary-related. Bioavailability is a measure of how efficiently the animal utilizes dietary elements for biochemical or physiological functions. Bioavailability is not an absorption coefficient. IntelliBond does not necessarily increase mineral absorption – IntelliBond remains available to be absorbed if the animal needs the mineral.