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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.