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Cultivate Azolla to reduce feed cost
« on: January 11, 2017, 06:20:18 PM »
Aquatic fern azolla is an ideal feed for farm animals. It is rich in proteins, essential amino acids, vitamins growth promoters and minerals like calcium, phosphorous, Iron, copper etc. Azollla feeding can significantly reduce production cost of milk, meat and egg.

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Re: Cultivate Azolla to reduce feed cost
« Reply #1 on: January 17, 2017, 12:53:45 PM »
Can we feed azolla to pigs? is it cost effective?

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Re: Cultivate Azolla to reduce feed cost
« Reply #2 on: January 17, 2017, 01:19:20 PM »
Yes, Azolla is a nutritious food for pigs. Cost of production is less than one rupee per KG.