Corn Steep Liquor Powder is a fine, free-flowing, yellow to yellow-brown, water-soluble powder made by spray drying corn steep liquor. Corn steep liquor is a concentrated liquid derived from the water that is used in the initial stage of the corn wet milling process.Since it contains 40% to 60% water soluble corn solids, it has a variety of nutrients. CSL has nitrogen in the form of amino acids and peptides, macro and micronutrients, and vitamins. It can be used in crop, fertilizer, animal feed and fermentation industry.
Corn steep liquor powder is natural and organic. It can be used in the production of organic fertilizer as additive and soil conditioner. Corn steep liquor powder use as a fertilizer is a more recent development that has the potential to impact the organic plant growth market. Dried into a soluble powder, it is an easily transportable fertilizer that is as efficient as urea and ammonium sulfate. It has major advantages over synthetic nitrogen since it is less likely to cause injury and the nitrogen is present in ready to use amino acid and peptide forms. It has an advantage over other organic fertilizers.