Pediococcus acidilacticii

Pediococcus acidilactici is a species of Gram positive coccus that is often found in pairs or tetrads. Pediococcus acidilactici is a homo-fermentative bacterium that can grow in a wide range of pH, temperature and osmotic pressure, therefore being able to colonize the digestive tract.

Benefits of Pediococcus acidilacticii

  • Increases the Feed Conversion Ratio (FCR)
  • Used as silage inoculant
  • Ability to grow at a broad range of pH and temperature