Motiv, a Functional Macro Shrimp Ingredient


Why Motiv Was Created


Motiv Team Expertise


Research Overview


Motiv's Impact on Color


Motiv Is a Game Changer


Overview of Benefits


Sustainability – Progressive Responsibility to the Planet


Impacts of Stress on Nutrient Partitioning on Domestic Lives...

August 05, 2021

Background: Proper nutrition is imperative for maintenance, immunology, reproductive efficiency, growth and gain in livestock production. Meeting minimum prerequisite levels are imperative for simple animal husbandry, but in many cases, can be optim...

BY Keith Mertz

The Value of Consistency

August 05, 2021

Empyreal 75® and Motiv™ are based on the brand promises of “you know what is” and “you know it will be there”. The cornerstone of our business is to ensure consistent product quality and consistent supply. Consistency is a theme that runs...

BY Michael Klapperich

Unexpected Innovation and Market ‘Norms’

August 05, 2021

Innovation is a result of how we see the world around us and how we perceive problems needing a solution. Some forms of innovation are unexpected because the market being served was not demanding a solution. One example of this is the invention of th...

Shrimp Disease Management in Intensive Lined Ponds and Lined...

August 05, 2021

Shrimp are very primitive animals; therefore, they are sensitive to environmental and nutritional stresses and easily infected with pathogens (virus, bacteria, microsporidians and fungi) in stressful environments, which can result in disease outbreak...

BY Dr. Nguyen Duy Hoa

Research Papers

Effect of Motiv™ on Litopenaeus Vannamei Performance in Comp...

August 28, 2019

Background: Global shrimp production continues to expand. Intensive rearing processes are evolving to optimize growth and efficiency to improve profitability. Intensive farming practices are not without their challenges. Solutions to modify or modul...

Motiv™ Efficacy at Different Inclusion Levels in Litopenaeus...

August 28, 2019

Background: Motiv is a fermented plant protein technology that, when included in the shrimp diet, has demonstrated improved growth and feed conversion. The technology improves overall diet utilization through modulation of gastrointestinal pH, as we...

Effect of Fermented Corn Protein Concentrate on Growth Perfo...

April 08, 2022

Abstract: This study evaluated the suitability of commercially produced fermented corn protein concentrate (FCPC) known as Motiv™ (Cargill’s IP Product), in replacing fish meal (FM) and/or poultry by-product meal (PBM) on growth and health perfo...