Cottonseed cake or cottonseed meal is a by-product obtained by extracting oil from cotton seeds. Recovery of meal is about 85-86%. It is also known as Kapasia Khalli or COC. It may be sold in the form of meal, cake, flakes or pellets. Good quality oil cake is greenish, yellow in colour.
Cottonseed oilcake is the second most valuable product of cotton seed, accounting for over one-third of total product value of cotton seed.
Cotton seed oil cake is very useful for as a feed for cattle. It is widely use in every nation for animal feed because in it much more oil content so it’s so favorable. Some time it is useful as an organic fertilizer for soil health to get more crops.
India is the second largest cotton seed producing country in the world, next to China