One of the
alternate sources of proteins for animal and human nutrition is Single
Cell Protein (SCP).
Microbes are being grown on an industrial scale as source of good
Microbes like Spirulina can be grown easily on materials like
waste water from potato processing plants (containing starch), straw,
molasses, animal manure and even sewage, to produce large quantities
and can serve as food rich in protein, minerals, fats, carbohydrate and