Acta Scientiarum Polonorum Technologia Alimentaria

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Issue 1 (1) 2002 pp. 67-73

Władysław Korzeniowski, Tomasz Żmijewski, Barbara Jankowska, Aleksandra Kwiatkowska


Abstract The slaughter value of 10 beavers (7-19 years old and 15.5-20.8 kg of weight) was estimated. It was found that the slaughter yield is equal to 54.5%. The beaver carcass has 73% of meat, 20% of bones and 7% of fat. This meat has a high content of proteins typical for wild animals. The intramuscular-fat contains a high level of polyunsaturated fatty acids (16.15%). It was also found that this meat contains a high concentration of minerals and particularly hem iron.
Keywords: beaver, slaughter value, tissue composition, chemical composition
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MLA Korzeniowski, Władysław, et al. "THE SLAUGHTER VALUE OF FARM GROWED BEAVERS." Acta Sci.Pol. Technol. Aliment. 1.1 (2002): 67-73.
APA Korzeniowski W.,Żmijewski T.,Jankowska B.,Kwiatkowska A. (2002). THE SLAUGHTER VALUE OF FARM GROWED BEAVERS. Acta Sci.Pol. Technol. Aliment. 1 (1), 67-73
ISO 690 KORZENIOWSKI, Władysław, et al. THE SLAUGHTER VALUE OF FARM GROWED BEAVERS. Acta Sci.Pol. Technol. Aliment., 2002, 1.1: 67-73.