Copper and Zinc Concentrations in Soil, Pasture Sward and Blood Plasma of Beef Cattle


The objective of this study was to compare concentrations of copper and zinc in soil, pasture sward and blood plasma of extensive reared Aberdeen Angus bulls and heifers on a farm in the foothills of the Orlicke Mountains. We sampled soil, pasture sward from pasture areas and blood from 22 bulls and 22 heifers in the period from birth to weaning at regular… (More)


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