Sheep Nutrition Basics: Nutrients - Minerals

Paul Luimes give a brief overview of the importance of minerals in sheep diets, and how they are used in the sheep’s body.

Dr. Paul Luimes is a College Research Professor at the University of Guelph Ridgetown Campus. Recently he has taken on the role as Coordinator of the Agriculture Diploma program. He teaches and does research in the Livestock section. His primary area of research interest is sheep nutrition but also conducts trials in dairy and swine nutrition. His teaching includes a general course (Livestock Systems) and advanced production courses (Small Ruminant Production and Ruminant Nutrition). Besides doing talks around Ontario, he has been to the provinces of British Colombia, Alberta, Manitoba, and Quebec and the country of Colombia. Dr. Luimes has been married to Kathryn for 23 years and they have 5 children from age 12 to 20 .

January 8, 2022, 9:00:00 p.m.

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