Ocean Nutrition`s new frozen Trigger Formula is made especially for Trigger fish ( Order Tetradontiformes, family Balistidae). It is a carnivorous diet that contains fresh unprocessed hard-shelled sea urchin, invertebrates and fish.
The special inclusion rate of Sea urchin provides a source of nutrition and unique chemistry of magnesium-rich Calcium Carbonate, that is higher than in corals and important for Triggerfish. It contains natural color enhancing components that also work as an attractant.
Ocean Nutrition`s new frozen Trigger Formula is based on a unique binding gelling system that is marine in nature, with a specific amino acids profile that is highly digestible by fish.
It has a high biological affinity to aquatic animals. It is a unique hydrocolloid system that we have found with a certain concentration, keeps our frozen product from collapsing in the aquarium, but is easily consumed by fish. Because of specific ionic bonds between the ingredients, the flavor of the food is enhanced attracting many different fish species. Melting and gelling temperature of the formula is low, which makes it adventitious for various warm and cold water species.
The product floats and sinks slowly, providing food for fish at different levels. The food is easily consumed without using extra energy in order to break up food for digestion. This increases anabolic-positive energy for better health.
Ocean Nutrition`s new frozen Trigger Formula with the gelling system does not contain synthetic preservatives, and keeps vitamins, fatty and amino acids intact eliminating possibilities of toxicity.
Ocean Nutrition`s frozen gel diets have been designed to maximize the presence of natural unprocessed intact ingredients and minimize the presence of gel binders, the purpose of which is to bind ingredients and add a specific pattern of amino acids that are highly digestible and synergic with aquatic organisms, therefore it is not recommended to thaw or heat our frozen formula diets for feeding, just drop the cube in the aquarium.
Sea urchin, mysis shrimp, gel binder, squid, pollock, fish meal, mussel, salmon eggs, cochineal extract, kelp meal, choline chloride, magnesium sulfate, iron, paprika, inositol, a-tocopherol acetate (source of vitamin E), calcium carbonate, zinc sulfate, manganese sulfate, biotin, calcium pantothenate, niacin, sodium selenite, pyridoxine hydrochloride (source of vitamin B6), riboflavin (source of vitamin B2), L-ascorbic acid (source of vitamin C), vitamin A supplement, rosemary extract (preservative), citric acid (preservative), folic acid, thiamine mononitrate (source of vitamin B1), menadione sodium bisulfite complex (source of vitamin K3 activity), potassium iodide, vitamin B12 supplement, cobalt carbonate.
Crude Protein (min.)............. 16.6%
Crude Fat (min.)...................... 1.3%
Crude Fiber (max.).................. 0.2%
Moisture (max.)..................... 79.1%
Ash (max.).............................. 1.1%
Phosphorus (min.).................. 0.2%
Salt Creek manufactures and markets speciality feeds for aquaculture. Since the inception of the company in 1992, it has become a premier global supplier of hatchery feed, with an emphasis on Artemia cysts (brine shrimp egg). Salt Creek produces a wide range of hatchery feeds, enrichments, farm feeds enhancements, and specialty products.