Document Type

Patent

Publication Date

2-11-1992

Abstract

Feed compositions are provided for raising meat-producing ruminants and polutry. β-hydroxcy-β-methylbutyric acid or an edible salt thereof (HMB) is incorporated in the ruminant or poultry feeds to obtain a substantial increase in meat and/or to improve the quality of the lean meat.

Patent Number

US 5,087,472

ISURF Reference Number

1211

Assignee

Iowa State University Research Foundation, Inc.,

Application Number

US 07/656,296

Date Filed

2-15-1991

Language

en

File Format

application/pdf

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