Feedstuffs - Mineral & Vitamin Sources

Dicalcium Phosphate

Dicalcium Phosphate

  • A synthetic source of calcium and phosphorus.
  • Obtained by processing rock phosphates into phosphoric acid, which is then reacted with calcium carbonate (limestone).
  • Commonly used source of calcium and phosphorus in livestock, horse, and poultry feeds.

Average Nutrient Content

  • Calcium = 22%
  • Phosphorus = 18.5%
Physical Description - gray color, small rock-like shape of varying size, and a granular texture.

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