Spirulina Platensis Algae(SPA) is used in Poultry feed.which contains important amino acids, Vitamins and other nutrients that are essential for chicken. Spirulina has been incorporated as poultry feed as a novel initiative and chickens turned to be healthier with a uniform growth with Spirulina feed. Spirulina fed chickens showed a more healthy life pattern and mortality rate was also seen to decrease when compared to soya and other feeds. The digestion in chicken showed a drastic improvement and Spirulina improves the immunity thereby lowering the need of Antibiotics. Spirulina fed enriches eggs, meat and helps in eliminating bacterial infections. Hen fertility is enhanced and the feather colors are enhanced.
- Increases the immunity of chicks and the protein content in meat.
- In dairy, it increases the protein and good fat content in milk.
- Increases the milk production. The protein content of beef also increases. Spirulina incorporation in feed is around 5%.
- For aqua it is 0.5 -2% addition in feed.