Yucca Schidigera

The Secret of Saponins.

The Yucca Schidigera is a plant belonging to the Agavaceae Family and is native to the deserts of the southwestern U.S. and Baja, Mexico. The Yucca Schidigera is a tree that has a compact flower cluster, a conspicuous basal trunk, leaves and grows to average heights of 4 meters. Yucca Schidigera is known for its many benefits and applications, most in the animal feed, nutraceutical and food & beverage industries.

For more than 25 years, Actifeed has specialized in the development of this natural ingredient, which it has trademarked as Mex Yucca and is currently the leading distributor in Europe.

100% naturelOur knowledge of all the active phytocomposants of this plant like saponins, glycocomposants, phenolic compounds, tannins... has contributed to our rapid success.

The most important component of Yucca Schidigera is saponins. Extremely complex, the saponins are of steroidale, biochemical nature with numerous properties: emulsifying, detergent, dispersantes, surfactante, foaming, antifungal, antibacterial, insecticidal...

Actifeed protects the natural character of yucca by managing the process of manufacturing (manual harvest, mechanical pressing, drying in the sun) which guarantees an exceptional wealth of phytocomponsants.

Yucca Schidigera is available in powders and liquids. Mex Yucca powders and liquids are offered in various concentrations and purity.



  • NH3 Ruminal
  • Protéine by pas
  • Méthane
  • Epargne d'énergie


  • Articulation, arthrite
  • Santé du tube digestif


  • Flatulence
  • Odeur des excréments
  • Santé du tube digestif


  • Environnement (aliment et lisier)
  • Santé du tube digesti
  • Performance zootechnique
  • Oxygénation (porcelet/truie)


  • Environnement (aliment et litière)
  • Santé du tube digestif
  • Performance zootechnique


  • NH3 Caecal
  • Performance zootechnique
  • Environnement

Saponin molecule

Widely known in the world bibliography, Yucca Schidigera is recognized for its efficiency in the control of the ammonia water and the odors, including pets such as dogs and cats. The action on the nitrogenous metabolism contributes to the balance of the digestive system to the gastric mono. Finally, recent searches underlined assets anti-methanogenes (ruminant) and anti-protozoa (mono gastric).

The vegetable world also benefits from the saponins of Yucca Schidigera. Whether it is the big cultures, the truck farming, horticulture, vineyard, and even the lawns of garden or golf, the advantages of such a product are clear :

Wetting agent

Racinaire development

Organic activating

Fungal decompressing

Organic control


Actifeed is also a supplier of Quillaja Saponaria. Some refer to quillaja as the cousin of yucca. It also is rich in saponins, however, there are considerable differences.

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