Sunflower expeller is a type of plant product which is produced by squeezing oil from the sunflower seeds. Sunflower expeller is a very important supplement in the preparation of animal feed. It might be used in the ration of any domestic animal, because it is a very important and useful protein, moreover, it is much better, than any cereal crop. Sunflower expeller has a very high energy and nutritional value, as it contains lots of fats, with an approximate amount of about 7-10%. The squeezed expeller contains a very large number of sunflower oil of high quality and contains vitamin ‘E’. It has a low level of oxidative and contains phospholipids.
METHODS OF SUNFLOWER EXPELLER USAGE
Sunflower expeller is used as additive in the ration of animals, because it provides a very good effect on metabolism in domestic animals, positive effect on the growth of young animals. It strengthens the immune system and improves the egg laying productivity with birds. Sunflower ration is acceptable for the following types of domestic animals:
- Any cattle;
- Poultry and game;
Experts recommend the sunflower expeller in the feeding of animals, poultry and even fish in fisheries. The use of this product eliminates the feed oil in the diet of animals. Before feeding, you need to grind the product and add it to the feed. Grinding should be realized with a special grinding machine. It can’t be stored for a long period, as it absorbs moisture, and deteriorates. Animals could be fed in the wet and dry product form. But it is important to remember that you can add water just before feeding the animals, because food can turn sour.
The composition of the expeller includes water, which should constitute 9% of the composition maximum, protein of 30 – 40%, oils of 7.5 – 9.4% and cellulose of 17.5%. A small amount of cellulose is explained by the shells to be eliminated themselves during the process of seeds grinding. But it is also important to remember that the overdose of this product affects very poorly to the health of the domestic animals. Also, sunflower expeller meal contains proteins that stand ahead in composition crops such as lysine, cystitis, methionine, tryptophan.
The level of moisture should not exceed 10%, otherwise it can lead to rotten state and cause bitterness. The expeller should not be bitter, contain side smell, and mold.
40 kg bags;
900 kg big bags;
In bulk state.