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
Description Light brown to brown color powder with characteristic odour
Identification Gram positive cocci
Water activity (aW) Not more than 1.0
Standard concentration 10/20/50/100/200 Billion cfu/gm
Escherichia coli
Salmonella species
Staphylococcus aureus
Pseudomonas aeruginosa

Should be absent/10g
Should be absent/10g
Should be absent/g
Should be absent/g
Yeast & Mould Count Not more than 100 cfu/g