Algae for animals

Algae by Phycom | better planet, better health

IMPROVING ANIMALS HEALTH

The use of Microalgae in animal feed is a subject of a lot of research. Also, additional research gives a good indication of the functionality of algae in animal feed, such as research on Chlorella affecting the immune system. The in-vitro study performed by the Wageningen UR indicates the effect on the immune system of Chlorella.

Also, a research project of Phycom done by the Wageningen UR shows the effect in poultry feed (results published once public).

It is proven that adding just 0.8% of microalgae to feed the animal’s health improves. So, by including algae as a powerful additive, animals need fewer antibiotics. Considering that 80% of antibiotics produced worldwide feeds animals we eat, you will see the importance of antibiotic reduction, countering the looming problem of antibiotic resistance in people.

Poultry and piglets

There are indications that microalgae in feed improve gut health and activate the immune system for young livestock

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Fresh-water fish

There are indications that microalgae improve skin quality and mucus layer.

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Dogs and cats

Microalgae are a source of protein, fatty acids, antioxidants, vitamins, fiber and minerals.

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Nutritional supplement for horses

Microalgae are widely used in supplements and additives for horses.

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The growth, development, productivity and fertility of animals are a reflection of their health, and the quality of feed is one factor that can influence this. Microalgae have long been used in various forms in animal feed. Algae are a source of protein, fatty acids, antioxidants, vitamins, minerals and fibre. Phycom microalgae have consistent quality and superior purity.

Product forms

Algae paste

  • Packaging 1m3 IBC, up to 800 kg per IBC
  • Easily soluble
  • Suitable for direct use in food or feed
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Algae Pellets (IQF)

  • Packaging 10 kg in bag-in-box, up to 640 kg per pallet
  • Highly soluble and easily processed once thawed
  • Suitable for food and feed use
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Algae Flakes

  • Packaging 15 kg in bag-in-box, up to 750 kg per pallet
  • Brittle flakes of different sizes
  • Suitable for food and feed use
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Algae Powder

  • Packaging 25 kg per bag, up to 1 tonne per pallet
  • Fine powder, easily mixed
  • Suitable for food and feed use
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