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[′kē‚lāt]
(invertebrate zoology)
Pertaining to an appendage with a pincerlike organ or claw.
(organic chemistry)
A molecular structure in which a heterocyclic ring can be formed by the unshared electrons of neighboring atoms.
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The global chelated iron agricultural micronutrient market is anticipated to expand at a CAGR of 6.
Besides, it has been scientifically proven that chelated products can allow a lower supplementation rate of trace minerals with an equivalent or improved effect of animal health and productivity.
A global leader in developing animal health and nutrition solutions, Novus International's products include ALIMET and MHA feed supplements, ACTIVATE nutritional feed acid, ACIDOMIX preservative premixture, CIBENZA enzyme feed additive, MINTREX chelated trace minerals, SANTOQUIN feed preservative, AGRADO feed antioxidant and many other specialty ingredients.
Feeding MINTREX chelated zinc can offer advantages over inorganic zinc, especially in diets containing high levels of calcium and phosphorous, which is a common occurrence in livestock diets," added Wedekind.
Further, analysis showed an improvement in shell breaking strength, shell thickness, tibia breaking strength and improved immune response in hens fed MINTREX chelated trace minerals, when compared to inorganic trace minerals.
I recently increased testing of my multi-mineral product that contains three chelated metals (calcium, chromium and magnesium) and have found the amount of these metals varies wildly from lot to lot.
MINTREX chelated trace minerals optimize key production parameters above levels obtained by other organic and inorganic mineral sources, directly increasing customer profitability by improving feed efficiency while improving critical gut health and increasing nutrient digestibility to improve growth rate.
Our MINTREX chelated trace mineral line has been successfully addressing animal welfare challenges and cost-versus-performance issues for chicken producers in the EU since late last year," says Francois Fraudeau, Vice-President Europe, Middle East and Asia.
Examine how chelated trace minerals can be used as a tool to improve animal productivity and performance
GOLD'n GRO zinc, a chelated liquid zinc micronutrient that we introduced last fall for the specialty agricultural market, continues to gain significant market acceptance," said Dr.
11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Supplementing nursery pigs with MINTREX Cu chelated trace minerals significantly improved daily gain by an additional 3 percent and feed efficiency by 2.
The chelated liquid zinc micronutrient product, GOLD'n GRO zinc, introduced last fall for the specialty agricultural market has gained significant market acceptance and is leading the sales growth," said Dr.