A Quick Guide to Goat Minerals
Minerals can be divided into two categories: macro minerals including calcium, phosphorus, magnesium, potassium, sodium, and chlorine; and micro minerals including iron, iodine, zinc, copper, and selenium. Goats have different macro and micro mineral requirements than other ruminant species. When selecting a mineral supplement for your herd, choose one made specifically for goats. Supplements made for other species will not provide optimum levels and may even be harmful.
Goat Notes are educational materials for you to Print, Save, and Share!