MS Biotec Holdings, Inc., a Wamego, Kansas-based provider of natural, proprietary products that maximize performance and enhance profitability in the beef feedlot and dairy markets, received an investment from Paine Schwartz Partners.
Paine Schwartz, a sustainable food chain investing company, made the strategic investment through its Paine Schwartz Food Chain Fund IV.
The amount of the deal was not disclosed.
The company intends to use the funds to accelerate the development and commercialization of its organization and innovative products.
Led by Leander van der Walt, Chief Executive Officer, MS Biotec is a commercial producer of Megasphaera elsdenii, a lactate-utilizing probiotic that enables feedlots to accelerate cattle from roughage to high-concentrate diets. Enabled by its proprietary anaerobic fermentation and formulation expertise, the company has commercialized Lactipro Advance® and has an innovative new product pipeline including new freeze-dried and feed-incorporated product candidates.
Additionally, MS Biotec has relationships with feedlots, dairies, nutritionists, veterinarians and other industry participants.