Animals

Overview

ICL is a leading manufacturer of magnesium oxide and potassium chloride which are preferred ingredients in many animal and pet feed mixtures, and mineral supplements because of their extremely low iron content. Magnesium supplementation from Dead Sea Magnesium (DSM) improves the digestibility of animal feed mixtures and results in improved reproduction in cows and sows. Phosphorus, calcium, sodium chloride, magnesium, potassium, and sulfur are added to maintain animals in optimal condition. Our R&D team is constantly developing innovative products using our comprehensive range of raw materials for use in the poultry, farm animal, and household pet markets.

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News

26 May 2024

The Role of Potash in Sustainable Agriculture and Advancing Food Security

Potash fertilizer, a key source of potassium, stands as a cornerstone of modern agriculture, playing a critical role in enhancing crop growth, improving yield quality, and advancing global food security. As an essential macronutrient, potassium ensures the efficient transportation of water, nutrients, and carbohydrates Read More >
The Role of Potash in Sustainable Agriculture and Advancing Food Security
15 May 2024

The Basics of Coated Fertilizer Technology

In an era where sustainable farming practices are more crucial than ever, growers and agronomists struggle with the dual objective of maximizing crop yields while minimizing environmental impact. Controlled-release fertilizers (CRFs) can play a key role in achieving this challenge, as they offer a Read More >
The Basics of Coated Fertilizer Technology
7 May 2024

Alternative Proteins: The Top 10 Trends Shaping the Future

As we strive for sustainability and health, alternative proteins emerge as a crucial dietary component. This blog post dives into ten pivotal trends in alternative protein production for 2024, underscoring the shift towards innovative, environmentally friendly, and ethical food sources. Proteins are fundamental to Read More >
Alternative Proteins: The Top 10 Trends Shaping the Future
15 April 2024

Top 10 Agriculture Trends to Watch in 2024

With climate change, a burgeoning population, and looming concerns about food security, the world has never been more focused on food and agriculture. Embracing modern, sustainable agricultural practices has never been more critical. In 2024, various upcoming Ag trends emerge, leveraging technology to meet Read More >
Top 10 Agriculture Trends to Watch in 2024

Domains

Feed mixtures and mineral supplements

Magnesium oxide and potassium chloride are necessary ingredients in many farm animals and pets’ feed mixtures and mineral supplements. ICL Specialty Minerals magnesium oxide and potassium chloride have a great advantage over others due to their extremely low iron content.

Animal Feed - Phosphate

ICL’s Hi-Phos line of food supplements for livestock supplies top quality phosphates and calcium for a perfectly balanced animal diet. Calcium phosphate is widely used as a feed additive in livestock and poultry diets, due to its high biological value it is the most important mineral for the development and maintenance of healthy livestock. It ensures the development, growth, fertility, and health of animals.

Soil and space fumigation

Methyl Bromide is a powerful fumigant used widely for quarantine and pre-shipment as well as space fumigation providing very efficient and economic pest control.

Flux

ICL flux helps control the ecosystem, reducing the accumulation of toxic elements to shrimp, improving system management, and helps develop sustainable aquaculture.

Maxxi Pasto - Cattle Rearing and Fattening Feed Supplements

ICL manufactures premium mineral supplements for use in beef cattle fattening. Our Maxxi Pasto line offers the appropriate intake of vitamins and minerals essential to enhance cattle’s health, weight gain, quality of beef produced, and optimal reproduction. Maxxi Pasto products are enriched with micro chelated elements (Chrome, Zinc, Copper, and Manganese), food efficiency promoters (Sodium Salinomycin), and fiber digestive enzymes which bring together modern concepts for the best use of nutrients from the fertilized pasture, promote accelerated weight gain and a high carcass yield. We provide farmers with various mineral supplement formulations to meet the specific needs of cattle growth in varied climates and seasons.

ProduMilk - Lactation Supplement Blends

ICL provides dairy cattle with the optimal amounts of premium vitamins and minerals in feed mixtures to maximize health, growth, reproduction, feeding of offspring, and boost milk production. Our ProduMilk line offers mineral supplements that enhance the performance of heifers and cows. ProduMilk uses high absorption macro and micro mineral sources and chelated vitamin-mineral supplements for formulating milk feed rations with excellent fluidity and low powder dispersion. Our ready-to-use concentrated mineral supplements are meant for mixing with white salt (NaCl) in varying proportions, according to the animal category to be supplemented. The formulation is developed for maximum production, with excellent fluidity and low powder dispersion, using enriched organic chromium, vitamins (A, D3, and E), and required additives for a healthy animal feed.

ProduBeef - Cattle Weight Gain Supplements

ICL is a foremost producer of mineral supplements used to meet the nutritional needs of sheep and beef cattle feed mixtures. Minerals in a cattle animal feed play a vital role in optimal cattle growth, feed efficiency, reproduction, animal performance, and overall health. Our ProduBeef line of products is composed of best-in-class minerals with excellent fluidity and low powder dispersion to produce high-quality cattle with enhanced rearing and fattening stages of grazing, high protein, and energy inputs, and optimal performance in stressful situations. These products contain noble protein sources, without any substitutes, and exhibit excellent fluidity and low powder dispersion.

Livestock Salts

ICL manufactures a premium line of livestock additive salts which are vital for optimal animal nutrition. These salts maintain the mineral balance in the animal and are essential for the proper functioning of the animal’s nervous system, gastric acid-base systems, adequate hydration, muscle function, and maintenance of a healthy appetite. These minerals can be supplemented with trace elements to improve production. Our line of products includes Producote® for slow release of nitrogen and sulfur to optimize production in ruminants, the Sulphate range of which is a source of digestible minerals to improve overall nutrition, and the high purity Oxide line containing magnesium, manganese, and zinc.

Case study

The Mission: Tanzania

Small farming and antiquated fertilization methods — Agriculture in Tanzania cannot support its citizens. That’s how you help to promote change.

 

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