Glycerin is a brown liquid, lightly transparent and sweet in taste, heavier than water .
Which is the function of Glycerol 80% ?
Glycerol stimulates the production of propionic acid in the rumen at the expense of acetic acid.
This process ensures that the use of energy by ruminants is overall better.
Which are the effects of the integration of glycerol in cows feed?
Studies show that the addition of half a kilo of glycerol 80% in feed, leads to a better conversion in cows feed. Glycerol plays an important role in treatment and prevention of milk fever, increasing milk production.
Glycerol, with an 80% feed rate, causes less protein degradation in ruminants, with a consequent reduction in the content of urea in milk.
What is the addition of glycerol to pig feed?
During tests with the administration of glycerol to pigs, the assumption of feed has improved by 6%.
Growth improved by 8%. The product also has a positive effect on the quality of meet, increasing the percentage of healthy fats.
Is glycerol suitable for broiler chickens?
Yes, it is constantly used with good results on growth in broiler chickens.
Characteristics of glycerol at 80%
It is possible to mix glycerol up to 10% with flour and pelleted feed.
The product is a good binder for pellet and improves wheat hardness, becoming perhaps a valid alternative to molasses. Glycerol ensures also a great taste of food.
Instructions for use of glycerol 80%
Glycerol can be added to the feed ration for bovines, pigs and chickens with a quantity up to 10%.
It is possible to add glycerol up to 20% for sheep.