Bitek’s comprehensive range of feed and food additives and detergents and disinfectants will be able to add value to the operations of small farms to large integrated businesses, from feed and pet food manufacture through animal production to value added processing and covering all species from aqua to poultry. The comprehensive nature of the product range enables us to also provide solutions to many different aspects within a business’s operations.

BALE 30

Specially formulated liquid hay preservative for use on all types of baled hay, grasses and lucerne. Bale 30 controls both mould and bacterial growth and reduces nutrient losses during storage. Its application allows for earlier baling at up to 30% moisture contents which results in a 50% reduction in drying time. Baling at a higher moisture means there will be a lower leaf loss which leads to improved quality since 70% of the nutrients and 90% of the vitamins are contained in the leaf.

BANOX

Multistage antioxidant specially designed for the prevention of autoxidation in all animal feeds and feed ingredients. Banox is a synergistic blend of antioxidants and chelating agents which stabilises and extends the shelf life of fats and vitamins, maintaining nutritional value and preventing feed refusal. The biological chelating agent used still maintains the availability of the micro-elements to livestock. Suited to animal feed premixes.

CIP LIQUID

A concentrated liquid detergent for circulation cleaning of all types of food processing and dairy pipelines, crate washers, bulk storage tanks, HTST pasteurisers, bulk mixing tanks, boiling and cooking vessels. CIP Liquid has a high level of caustic, fast effective cleaning action to remove milk fats, protein deposits and polymerised carbon. It contains sequestrant and suspending agents to help prevent scale from accumulating in tanks and lines and is effective in hard and soft water.

Dairy Krave

A sweetened citrus attractant agent for improved palatability in animal feeds. Dairy Krave increases the palatability of animal feeds and stimulates feed intake, it will also mask any bitter tastes and unpleasant aromas. It attracts animals to feed, further enhancing feed acceptance, particularly in young animals.

Fam 30

An extremely powerful and fast acting Iodophor based disinfectant, approved for animal use. FAM 30 quickly kills bacteria, viruses and fungi and is active in the presence of organic matter. For poultry, it is ideal for general biosecurity such as foot baths and vehicle dips due to its slow release mechanism and ability to remain active with high levels of organic matter. It is biodegradable, stable and safe in use. The brown iodine colour also indicates activity. Registered with Act 36, Department of Agriculture and DEFRA approved.

HOMBAN

Liquid microbial inhibitor designed for protection against microbial growth in hominy chop and associated animal feed ingredients. Grain by-products such as chop and bran from a wet milling process are high in moisture and have short shelf lives. The organic acids in Homban are powerful enough to inhibit the challenges of moulds, yeasts and acetic acid bacteria and extend the shelf life of these high risk raw materials. Dosing options available.

HYPOCHLORITE

A clear, colourless, non-foaming hypochlorite based product for final rinse of dairy milking lines, CIP process applications and water treatment for food process use. Bitek Hypochlorite is fast acting and economical in use.

Liquilass

A liquid surfactant for improved mixing and handling characteristics in molasses in animal feed production. Liquilass alters the surface properties of molasses and effectively solubilises and holds impurities in solution which allows the molasses to flow freely. This will reduce caking and lumping in the feed and keeps mixers and augers cleaner where molasses is used.

MASOCARE 1:4

A concentrated iodophor based teat dip and spray which has been specially formulated to help reduce the bacterial contamination that causes mastitis in dairy herds. It reduces the risk of infection by leaving an antiseptic film of iodine adhering to teats. Masocare 1:4 contains 45% Glycerol and Sorbitol which gives an optimum 9% Glycerol and Sorbitol when diluted to make an economical high emollient ready-to-use product. This helps maintain superb teat condition all year round.

MASODINE 1:3

A concentrated iodophor based teat dip and spray which has been specially formulated to help reduce the bacterial contamination that causes mastitis in dairy herds. It reduces the risk of infection by leaving an antiseptic film of iodine adhering to teats. It contains 20% Glycerol and Sorbitol to aid in the prevention and healing of cracked & chapped teats. For use as a teat dip or teat spray, and udder wash and cluster dip when milking dairy cows. The product of choice when price is a top priority.

MASOFILM

A non-drip iodine based solution which has been specially formulated to produce a highly effective barrier film on the skin,  after application – which remains for up to 12 hours. Masofilm provides protection against environmental contamination and is ideal for wet conditions or where there is a big environmental mastitis challenge. It is ready to use and gives excellent skin condition due to its low surfactant and high emollient content and long-lasting protection. It contains 10% Glycerine and Sorbitol.

MILKSTONE REMOVER

A specially formulated, concentrated, low foaming liquid for descaling and removing milkstone from pipelines, equipment and bulk tanks in the dairy industry. Milkstone Remover contains a high concentration of active ingredients to ensure a thorough cleaning action to not only remove milkstone but to prevent harmful bacteria building up in the milkstone deposits.

Multi-Acid

A blended acid, non-foaming liquid for removing scale from food processing and dairy pipelines, crate washers, bulk storage tanks, bulk mixing tanks, boiling and cooking vessels. Multi-acid combines the benefits of blended acids to give more effective results in many cleaning applications and will ensure rapid scale removal.

MYCOBAN

Controlled release mould inhibitor specially designed for protection against moulds and yeasts in pet food, animal feed and raw materials including whole grains. A blend of buffered and free acids provides both persistent long-term protection and an initial rapid, effective kill. Carefully selected acids provide protection against all yeasts, moulds and spores. Mycoban has been formulated so as it is safe to handle, non-toxic to operators and non-corrosive to mill machinery.

MYCOMYZE

Liquid moisture optimiser for the safe incorporation of moisture into Total Mixed Ration Feeds and control of water activity. Moisture management will increase the feed mills efficiency by managing milling & process losses and will reduce dust during manufacturing. Mycomyze is a blend of surfactants and buffered organic acids specially designed to inhibit mould growth, control the increase of free moisture and improve moisture retention. Should be applied with a Bitek Universal Dosing System.

Oxiban

Multistage antioxidant specially designed for the prevention of autoxidation in all animal feeds and feed ingredients. Oxiban is a synergistic blend of antioxidants and chelating agents which stabilises and extends the shelf life of fats and vitamins, maintaining nutritional value and preventing feed refusal. The biological chelating agent used still maintains the availability of the micro-elements to livestock. Used in export feeds or where a long shelf life is required and in animal tallows and oils.

Peradox

A clear, colourless, non-foaming peracetic acid, hydrogen peroxide and acetic acid based liquid terminal disinfectant, effective against a wide range of bacterial, viral and fungal pathogens. Peradox is fast acting, economical in use and is effectively used for descaling, removing biofilm and sanitising drinking water systems, dairies, milk processing plants and food process closed plant systems. The product is environmentally friendly and non-tainting.

PRE-DIP

An iodophor-based solution used to prepare cows teats before milking. It is fast acting, only needing to be left on the teats for 15 seconds, and has strong bactericidal properties. Pre-dip kills major mastitis causing bacteria picked up from the environment. It cleans and disinfects the teats and udder prior to milking and helps to control the total bacteria count in the milk tank. It is a ready to use formulation and may be dipped or sprayed.

PV-PRO

A sprayable barrier film providing protection against environmental contamination by forming a protective film on the skin, which remains for up to 12 hours or until it is required to be removed. PV-Pro has been formulated using highly effective PVP iodine technology, as is used in hospitals. It is ready-to-use saving time and gives a consistent product. It gives excellent skin protection due to its high emollient content and long lasting barrier protection.

SHIFT

A powerful, heavy duty, bactericidal detergent cleaner, which can be used through all types of high or low pressure washers, using either hot or cold water. Shift rapidly penetrates and removes organic soiling and is suitable for cleaning livestock housing, vehicles and equipment. It is ideal for use under any water hardness conditions, mixes readily with water and is free-rinsing.

SILO 70

Specially formulated liquid silage preservative specifically for lightly wilted silage. Silo 70 is a synergistic blend of organic acids that acidifies the silage which helps promote lactic acid fermentation and restricts butyric acid fermentation. It contains a mould inhibitor which prevents aerobic losses due to moulds during the silage process and during feed out.

TOXIBIND

Powerful and irreversible binder of mycotoxins with mould inhibition to prevent further mycotoxin formation. Toxibind contains activated aluminosilicate selected for its high surface area, binding ability and sorptive capacity and organic acids which will aid in preventing any further mould growth and mycotoxin formation during finished feed storage.

Toxibind Plus

Broad spectrum and irreversible mycotoxin binder which provides protection from a wide variety of mycotoxins encountered in animal feed. Toxibind Plus is particularly effective in adsorbing DON and Fumonisin amongst other mycotoxins. Phytogenics have also been added to the product to provide relief from the ill effects of mycotoxins by bolstering the immune and liver systems

VANOSAN

A highly efficient liquid detergent for circulation cleaning of dairy pipelines. Sodium Hydroxide and Chlorine based formulation enables a fast cleaning action and removes milk residues efficiently in all types of direct expansion, insulated bulk milk holding tanks and milking parlours. Vanosan mixes easily and is suitable for use in hard or soft water. It de-fats and protects rubbers and helps prevent milkstone build up. It contains extra sequestrants so is highly effective in hard water areas.