Food

LIQUID ANIMAL FEED PREMIX

Description
OBJECT: Liquid animal feed premix – Urea dissolved in sugar beet molasses, 10-34 ammonium polyphosphate and 2% by weight hydrated Xanthan gum in water.
PROBLEM: Disperse 200 mesh calcium carbonate in liquid feed premix. Produce smooth mixture.
RESULTS: Circulated at 15-20 gpm. Dispersed calcium carbonate easily. No lumps.
AB MIXER: Model 3 x 1.5 toothed impeller/liner, 7.5 HP, 3600 RPM, 1/8″ grid. Installed vertically under mixing tank.
EQUIPMENT REPLACED: Greerco 3″ pipeline mixer.
BENEFITS: “Gritty” product feel was eliminated. Solids settling from incomplete dispersing was stopped.

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