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.
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Iowa State University Research Foundation, Inc.,
Nissen, Steven L., "Feed compositions for domestics animals containing hydroxymethylbutyrate" (1992). Iowa State University Patents. 208.