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Table 1 Mean (ppm) and standard deviation of micro and macro elements in Danish Holstein and Danish Jersey milk

From: Estimation of genetic parameters and detection of quantitative trait loci for minerals in Danish Holstein and Danish Jersey milk

Trait

Danish Holstein

Danish Jersey

 

Mean 1

SD

CV (%)

Mean 1

SD

CV (%)

Ca

1214.2

123

10.1

1465

148

10.1

K

1470

115

7.8

1319

105

7.9

Na

349

74

21.1

389

101

25.9

P

725

78

10.8

880

93

10.6

Mg

108

11

9.9

124

13

10.3

Cu

0.03

0.01

33.3

0.05

0.02

40.0

Fe

0.17

0.04

23.5

0.19

0.05

26.3

Mn

0.02

0.005

25.0

0.03

0.009

30.0

Se

0.007

0.002

28.6

0.01

0.002

20.0

Zn

3.39

0.63

11.5

4.73

0.79

16.7

  1. 1the mean of all micro and macro elements for the Danish Holstein differ significantly (P < 0.001) from the Danish Jersey.