Fish meal is composed of small marine fish and trimmings from the processing of fish.
As fish meal is rich in quality protein and amino acids that are highly digestible by all animals, it is mainly used as a protein supplement in the animal feed. Its high protein value makes it ideal for farmed fish, however, it can also be used as part of the animal feed mixture given to poultry and pigs.
In fact, feeding animals fishmeal is thought to help improve immune systems, reduce mortality rate in younger animals, reduce severity of inflammatory diseases, improve overall nutritional status, and generally reduce the cost of animal production.
Fish meal is completely natural and made of non-genetically modified organisms.
Fish meal typically contains:
60-72% protein, 10-20% ash and 5%-12% fat.