Spirulina - Fortunate thing for aqua feed

Published on: 03/22/2020
Author/s : Dr. R. Sivakumar 1 and Er. T. Vivekanandan 2. / 1 Divya consultancy service (DCS ALGAE) ; 2 SS Nutraceutical.

Spirulina Arthrospira is a planktonic blue-green algae (Cyanobacteria) found in warm water alkaline volcanic lakes and is rich in raw protein and seven major vitamins: A1, B1, B2, B6, B12 (one of the best natural sources for B12, although the bioavailability its B12 is in dispute by many researchers), C and E. It naturally contains beta-carotene, color enhancing pigments, and whole range of minera...

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Akintomide Yinka Akintomide Yinka
PhD in Veterinary (Fish) Medicine
March 22, 2020
Thanks for the update on spirulina.

l'll like to know if the protein (CP), energy and other nutrient content of your feed combinations were balanced to determine the ideal contribution of spirulina? I believe that this will help in ensuring that spirulina actually performs better than normal feed formulations.

August 21, 2020

Can shrimp observe high protein? Can spirulina destroy gathered fat?

August 27, 2020
We are planing biofloc to grow Tilapia. Can we culture spirulina in fish pond?
sivakumar sivakumar
PhD in chemistry (specialization spirulina feed)
August 28, 2020
Ahilan Sara yes you can
Paul Roberts Paul Roberts
November 1, 2020

Does Spirulina's pigmentation affect the color of the fish flesh? Alfalfa turns trout flesh a not very appetizing yellow. Astazantine is what makes red fleshed fish flesh not chlorophyll.
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