Distillers Grains

Distillers Grains are a cereal byproduct of the distillation process. Brewer’s spent grain usually refers to barley produced as a byproduct of brewing, while distillers grains are a mix of corn, rice and other grains. Contents Uses Benefits Cautions Interactions Other names References Uses In beer or whiskey production, grains, such as corn, are put though a mashing process, where grain is ground and added to hot water. […]

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Cobalt Carbonate

Cobalt Carbonate is the inorganic compound with the formula CoCO3. Contents Uses Benefits Cautions Interactions Other names References Uses Cobalt carbonate is a precursor to cobalt carbonyl and various cobalt salts. It is a component of dietary supplements since cobalt is an essential element. It is a precursor to blue pottery glazes, famously in the case of Delftware. Benefits Cobalt Carbonate is used for Mineral […]

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Cheddar Cheese

Cheddar Cheese is a relatively hard, off-white (or orange if spices such as annatto are added), sometimes sharp-tasting, natural cheese. Originating in the English village of Cheddar in Somerset, cheeses of this style are produced beyond the region and in several countries around the world. Contents Uses Benefits Cautions Interactions Other names References Uses Used for flavouring Benefits Protein: Each 1-ounce serving of cheddar […]

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Menadione Sodium Bisulfite

Menadione Sodium Bisulfite is a water-soluble form of menadione, which belongs to the Vitamin K class of compounds. Contents Uses Benefits Cautions Interactions Other names References Uses  Menadione is called vitamin K3, which is a synthetic version of vitamin K that is widely used in pet foods, presumably to replace naturally-occurring vitamin K. Benefits These are necessary for the biosynthesis of […]

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Manganese Amino Acid Complex

Manganese Amino Acid Complex is a nutritional feed ingredient for animals that contains organic manganese. Contents Uses Benefits Cautions Interactions Other names References Uses Used as a food supplement. Benefits The trace mineral manganese is required by animals for several functions including: immunity, reproduction, digestion, metabolism and healthy bone growth. In addition, when an animal has […]

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Chicken Fat

Chicken Fat is fat obtained (usually as a by-product) from chicken rendering and processing. Of animal-sourced substances, chicken fat is noted for being high in linoleic acid, an omega-6 fatty acid. Contents Uses Benefits Cautions Interactions Other names References Uses It is a common flavoring, additive or main component of chicken soup. It is often used in pet foods, and has been used in the production of biodiesel. Benefits May help […]

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Pearl Barley

Pearl Barley or pearled barley, is barley that has been processed to remove its hull and bran. Contents Uses Benefits Cautions Interactions Other names References Uses Pearl barley is similar to wheat in its caloric, protein, vitamin and mineral content, though some varieties are higher in lysine. It is used mainly in soups, stews, and potages. It is the primary ingredient of the Italian dish orzotto. […]

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Micronized Oatmeal

  Micronized Oatmeal, and in particular wheat and oats, form the basis of many healthy whole food diets, such as the muesli type breakfast. Contents Uses Benefits Cautions Interactions Other names References Uses Used as a moisturizer to treat or prevent dry, rough, scaly, itchy skin and minor skin irritations (e.g., diaper rash, skin burns from radiation therapy). Emollients are substances that […]

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Z-9 Tricosene

Z-9 Tricosene, known as muscalure, is an insect pheromone found in dipteran flies such as the housefly. Females produce it to attract males to mate. It is used as a pesticide, luring males to traps to prevent them from reproducing. Contents Uses Benefits Cautions Interactions Other names References Uses As a pesticide, (Z)-9-tricosene is used in fly paper and other traps to lure […]

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