Month: August 2018

Consultant’s Corner: If cows are consuming too much mineral, isn’t that a sign of another issue such as stress? Won’t cows self regulate?

The answer to his question has many aspects to it.  Cattle do have some level of what is referred to as “nutritional wisdom” in that when they have a nutrient deficiency, they will seek out sources of food that may have higher levels of the deficiency nutrient, or nutrients, than other sources.   Humans have this, …

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