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Livestock Feeds launches new fish feed in Nigeria

Livestock Feeds Plc (LSF), a subsidiary of UAC of Nigeria PLC (UACN) has recently launched its Aquamax extruded catfish feed in Lagos, Nigeria. Available in granules or pellets, the feed enables fish to feed more efficiently.

According to the company "with Aquamax, the maximisation of aqua resources is guaranteed." Speaking at the launching ceremony in Lagos, the Group Managing Director (GMD)of UACN, Mr Larry Ettah says "Our investment in fish feed is borne out of the strong and long-term fundamentals of the animal nutrition and fish feed markets. We are committed to a strategy of increasing profitability through innovative and sustainable nutritional solutions, while leveraging our position and capabilities to meet global standards in the industry. We are also confident that we have the right strategy and the right people to drive our vision."

GMD, who was represented at the occasion by Executive Director, Corporate Services of UACN, Mr. Joe Dada, stressed that with Aquamax, fish farming would be revitalised in the country. "As people, our drive towards sustainable food security lies in transforming agriculture into a profitable and competitive endeavour that can attract our best hands. As a Company, we have, through Aquamax, demonstrated that fish farming and fish feeds have a new profitable and dependable partner. This is a partnership that we are committed to giving our best with Aquamax,"he said.

Also speaking at the occasion, the Managing Director of LSF, Mrs Modupe Asanmo highlighted some of the exceptional qualities of Aquamax, saying, "we have produced an extruded fish feed that is fresh, affordable, with exciting aroma, attractive packaging and longer floating period to meet the nutritional requirements of Catfish. To the catfish farmers. I boldly affirm that Aquamax is the dependable route to profitable return on investment."



  • Abubakar Hamed

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    To make a lot of profit in your Catfish farming business, you need to cut the cost of feeding your fishes and Catfish grown at high densities requires a nutritionally complete feed to produce good growth and maintain good health. I'm a local manufacturer and distributor of high quality Catfish Feed in Nigeria. I distribute to. all parts of the country to Sub-distributors, Wholesalers, Retailers and End-users.  To place order Contact_  07035907330. ADDRESS: Plot 15, Block XII, Industrial Estate, Off Idiroko Road , Ota , Ogun.

    The ingredients required to manufacture high quality feed are readily available here in Nigeria hence my Catfish feed has a high quality energy source required for growth an maintenance of body tissue resulting in improved weight gains because it is fortified with balanced vitamins, minerals and amino acids plus Stabilized Vitamin C required for better metabolism, skeletal formation, nerves, body fluid regulation and enzymes to yield maximum productivity.

  • Grace Li

    Fish feed machine, the equipment responsible for fish feed production, plays an important role in fish farming. Here let’s have a look at the floating fish feed and feed machines in Nigeria.
    Quality dry type fish feed extruder is the the specialist contributing to high quality floating fish feeds without steam conditioning of the raw material. Different molds are available to make pellets of different diameters (0.9-15mm) and shapes.

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