Seaweed based products for the dairy industry
Agroflux is a Dutch startup-company that specializes in application of seaweed and seaweed-derived products as specialty feed for dairy cows. The company has extensive expertise on seaweeds, cattle nutrition and ruminant physiology.
Application of Agroflux SeaSpirit Mix results in:
SeaSpirit Mix: Proven value in daily practice
The added value of using seaweed in the dairy sector is to be found in the animal health-promoting bioactive compounds. Agroflux has developed its own concentrates feed called SeaSpirit Mix containing red, green and brown seaweeds, specially selected for ruminants.
Full year tested on Dutch dairy farm of 100 cows
Agroflux contributes to higher margins and more sustainable production in dairy farming
The power of seaweed
The power of macroalgae is in the seaweed-specific polysaccharides, omega-3 fatty acids, carotenoids, (organically bound) minerals and other bioactive substances that are not present in land plants.
In today's market, the main focus is on cost, next to the important preconditions environment, animal health, milk quality and antibiotics use reduction. The field trial showed that the application of Agroflux SeaSpirit Mix resulted in significantly better results in all these areas.
The team consists of a Dutch seaweed trading firm, an experienced cattle nutritionalist and a chemist with a background in medical research.