Guar Gum Powder A Best Feed Ingredient for Pet Food and Feed Industry – FAMI QS Certified from India


Demand for Guar Gum in Industries

Guar gum powder is extracted from the endosperm of guar been seeds. The seeds contain good quantity of galactomannan also which makes it applicable for medical industry apart from food, textile, dairy products, etc. This product has excellent viscous property even in low amount powder. It acts as an effective gelling agent. It stays compatible with both dry and wet content.

General Industrial Applications

Guar granule is applied either as direct ingredient or in combination with other soluble gum powder as it produces strong viscosity when combined with other gum granule. It is considered as a powerful food additive and a stabilizer in the preparation of extensive range of dairy products and bakery items.

Guar Gum – A Precise Ingredient in Pet Food Preparation

Pet food preparation requires certain important norms. When it comes to processed meat for pet animals preserving the food items until it is fed to the animals is more important. Gomme de guar gum powder is added as an effective ingredient in combination with water soluble gums. It is particularly applied to reduce fat migration in the food product

Pet food by using guar gum

Canned Food for Pets and Combination of Guar and Xanthan Gum

Canned food prepared for animals is added with guar gum for several reasons. Guar granule is generally found to be a successful ingredient in gluten free food varieties. When combined with xanthan gum the viscosity increases due to this reason combination of guar and xanthan is considered reliable ingredient for bulk production of pet foods.

How Feed Industry benefits by using guar granule as an important Ingredient?

Guar granules are tested for their effectiveness in animal foods. Several researches have shown that endosperm of guar seeds lower blood glucose level and contain high quantity of soluble fiber. Animals stay safe even after consuming food products where guar powder is used in more than the required quantity.
Purity of Guar Gum grade and its Importance in Specialty Feeds

Purity of guar granule grade is more important. As there are certain issues concerning adulteration in gum powder of guar bean seeds, checking the grade remains a mandatory aspect. When it comes to special feed preparation for veterinary guar gum powder is used as an alternative for calf milk.

FAMI QS certified guar gum

Know about FAMI QS Certification

FAMI QS is the certification given for quality and safety system for preparation of specialty feed ingredients and compositions. This certification illustrates the quality of guar gum grade that can be applied for pet food and special feed preparation.

Why Indian Manufacturers are gaining attention for Guar production?

Majority of guar plants are cultivated in India and therefore in India it is common to find guar gum powder exporters. Altrafine is one of the leading companies that supplies special feed grade of FAMI QS certifiedĀ guar gum. Our products remain reliable choice for pet food and other specialty feed preparation industry.


Guar gum powder is found to possess several properties for which it is applied as a suitable ingredient either separately or in combination with other agents. Its fiber quality and viscosity makes it a suitable choice for preparing special feeds.

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Written by Ajit Patel

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