University of California

Heat stress and copper supplementation in pigs


Hubert Heitman
Stanton R. Morrison
Kent M. Parker

Authors Affiliations

Hubert Heitman, Jr. is Professor and Nutritionist, Emeritus, Department of Animal Science; Stanton R. Morrison is Professor and Agricultural Engineer, Emeritus, Department of Agricultural Engineering; Kent M. Parker is Animal Resource Supervisor, Department of Animal Science, University of California, Davis.

Publication Information

Hilgardia 43(1):27-27. DOI:10.3733/ca.v043n01p27. January 1989.

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Controlled feeding trials at UC Davis found no connection between temperature stress and response to copper supplementation, but confirmed overall effects of heat stress on pigs.

Heitman H, Morrison S, Parker K. 1989. Heat stress and copper supplementation in pigs. Hilgardia 43(1):27-27. DOI:10.3733/ca.v043n01p27
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