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Information sheets – Bovine
- Autumn trace element testing
- Cumulative trace element reporting
- Lactating cows and trace elements
- Liver biopsy sampling
- MineralCheck made to measure
- TE cheat sheet
- TE testing review
For more information on trace element testing, check out our Veterinary Handbook and the MineralCheck testing information below.
MineralCheck testing information
The MineralCheck package of tests will enable veterinarians to diagnose and prevent mineral deficiencies, gross nutritional inadequacies and production limiting diseases in farmed animals. The full MineralCheck package is designed to provide, by simultaneously testing animal and dietary samples, in-depth information for interpretation. However the package is also highly versatile. Each test can be used individually or with other tests relevant to the particular circumstances.
The objective of this guide is to provide information in a format which assists veterinarians to provide high quality advice to their farmer clients. For a brief summary of the number of samples to collect and reference ranges for the various species see the appendix at the end of this document.