Zinc and copper in dairy cattle feeding

R.M.A. Goselink, A.W. Jongbloed

Research output: Book/ReportReportProfessional


This literature study shows that dietary supplementation of copper and zinc to dairy cattle above current recommendations does not show convincing health benefits.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationLelystad
PublisherWageningen UR Livestock Research
Number of pages18
Publication statusPublished - 2011

Publication series

NameReport / Wageningen UR Livestock Research
PublisherWageningen UR Livestock Research
ISSN (Print)1570-8616


  • dairy farming
  • dairy cows
  • dairy cattle nutrition
  • minerals
  • zinc
  • copper
  • animal manures
  • feed formulation
  • animal health
  • fertility

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