Scientists have long struggled to understand what regulates sperm “capacitation,” the vital physiological process sperm must undergo to become capable of fertilizing an egg cell. Zinc plays a critical role.
Despite current trade headwinds, and as more poultry, beef and pork protein enters the marketplace, can demand keep up with supplies? An excellent April export report says U.S. pork is still in demand.
It is important for youth involved in fair exhibitions to understand how to protect the health of their animals, safeguard their personal health, and educate the public on how to interact with animals in a safe manner.