Microalgae for nutritional supplements for horses

Phycom can help you develop feed products containing microalgae for horses. Microalgae are known as a traditional and widely used addition to horse feed. They are used in various products such as supplements and additives. Algae are a source of protein, fatty acids, antioxidants, vitamins, minerals and fibre. Phycom microalgae have consistent quality and superior purity.


Benefits of Phycom microalgae in feed for horses

  • Essential nutrients: source of protein, fatty acids, antioxidants, vitamins, fibre and minerals including phosphorus, iron, zinc and magnesium.
  • Superior purity: highest quality, free from heavy metals, pesticides, microbes and other contaminants.
  • Versatile: widely used in supplements and additives for a cleansing effect, better intestinal health and improved muscle development.
  • Natural: microalgae are a natural, sustainable ingredient.

Microalgae species

Chlorella vulgaris

  • Fine, intense green natural colourant
  • Mild umami flavour
  • Composition: 14% fatty acids, 32% fibre, 22% protein

Chlorella sorokiniana

  • Dark green natural colourant
  • Characteristic umami flavour
  • Composition: 14% fatty acids, 14% fibre, 40% protein

Golden Chlorella®

  • Naturally golden yellow in colour
  • Sweet almost corn-like flavour
  • Composition: 11% fatty acids, 9% fibre, 31,6% protein


  • Less colour
  • High in nutritional content

Product forms

Algae flakes

  • Packaging 15 kg in bag-in-box, up to 750 kg per pallet
  • Maximum shelf life 2 years
  • Brittle flakes of different sizes and thicknesses
  • Suitable for adding to normal feed flow

Algae powder

  • Packaging 25 kg per bag, up to 1 tonne per pallet
  • Maximum shelf life 2 years
  • Fine powder, easily mixed
  • Suitable for granules and specialty products

Algae paste

  • Packaging 1m3 IBC, up to 800 kg per IBC
  • Maximum shelf life 24 hours
  • Easily soluble
  • Suitable for direct use in food or feed

Algae pellets (IQF)

  • Packaging 10 kg in bag-in-box, up to 640 kg per pallet
  • Maximum shelf life 2 years
  • Highly soluble and easily processed once thawed
  • Suitable for food and feed use

Discover the possibilities for your product

Want to know what Phycom can do for your product? Phycom will gladly use its expertise to help you identify innovative product applications involving microalgae.


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