Written Paper

Influence of micotoxic pollution of mixed fodders on metabolic parameters [of sows]  [2010]

Khochenkov, A.A., National Academy of Sciences. Scientific and Practical Center of Animal Breeding (Belarus)

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It was determined in the researches that pollution of combined feeds for pregnant and lactating sows by micotoxins affected negatively their metabolism. The macroelements content (calcium and phosphorus) in blood serum was lower in 60-90% of samples tested; the copper content in all the liver samples of sows did not reach the biochemical norm. The blood corpuscle concentration (erythrocytes, leucocytes) and hemoglobin concentration were not affected by the studied pollution levels