Binders: Gelatin as alternative for urea formaldehyde and wheat gluten in the production of water stable shrimp feeds

Published on: 10/28/2015
Author/s : Eric De Muylder, Hans Hage and Geert van der Velden - Published on Aquafeed International magazine (Volume 11, Issue 2 – 2008) - Article courtesy of Perendale Publishers

Shrimp are external masticators, meaning that they chew their feed outside their mouth and will not ingest the feed at once. Shrimp prefer soft pellets. Typically, in semi-intensive farming, shrimp feed pellets will stay in the water for 15 - 60 minutes before the shrimp consume them, but they can lie in water for several hours before consumption.Feeds should remain water-stable during this period...

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chandikrishna chandikrishna
October 28, 2015
how to prepare binding gels for to add protein suppliments or any medicine to prawns which should mix with feed
October 8, 2019
What is the bloom strength of this binder?
January 22, 2021
We need to use Gelatin in liquid state or in solid state in fish feed??
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