ROVIMIX® ß-Carotene

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ß-Carotene, the orange red pigment in carrots was discovered almost 200 years ago. ß-Carotene has an important function in the fertility of dairy cows. It exerts its effect in the ovary where higher amounts of ß-Carotene are required for ovulation. After ovulation ß-Carotene promotes progesterone synthesis which is required to sustain the corpus luteum and thus ensure the maintenance of the pregnancy. ß-Carotene only occurs in plants. Leafy grass, alfalfa and carrots are rich sources of ß-Carotene. The ß-Carotene content of corn silage is negligible. ROVIMIX® ß-Carotene can contribute significantly to the economic viability of the dairy herd. ROVIMIX® ß-Carotene is formulated to give high stability in minerals and speciality feeds, high bioavailability, optimum part. It is especially helpful to supplement these with ROVIMIX® β-Carotene, which increases ovulation rates and heat expression, raises progesterone levels, which in turn reduces embryo mortality rates and Improves embryo quality. Feeding ROVIMIX® β-Carotene is used to dry cows results in better colostrum.
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Origin Jamaica
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