Saturday, December 14, 2019

Prevention and control of infectious bursal disease in poultry

INTRODUCTION Infectious bursal disease (IBD) is an acute, highly contagious disease of young chicken caused by birnavirus. The IBD was discovered by A.S. Cosgrove in...

Asia – An investment spot for Novus

In September, Novus inaugurated its new office in Chennai and invited THINK GRAIN THINK FEED to interview their global team including Francois Fraudeau, President...

Producers’ direct interface with consumers will take industry forward

After serving Indian poultry sector for 3 decades, Mr. OP Singh turned into an entrepreneur in 2007, with M/s Advanced Bio-Agro Tech Ltd., in...

Sustainability-The most critical element in livestock production

Prof. Dr. Leo den Hartog, Director of R&D, Nutreco and a part-time professor in Sustainable Animal Nutrition in Production Chains at Wageningen University, visited...

Indian Poultry Industry from an international perspective

Development of Indian Feed Sector The growth in Indian animal husbandry has on an average been 7-8% over the past few years.  This growth has...

Cage ban: a serious threat of malnourishment for Indian population

Animal Activist's demand for banning of cages for raising of poultry or the modification of present method of caging birds is ridiculous. They say...

Principles of mash conditioning

Conditioning is common to modify the physical properties of mash before it is delivered to the pellet die chamber. Most commonly, conditioning involves the...

Cooling- A critical process for pellet durability index & feed hygiene

The main objective of Cooling processin the pellet formationis to withdraw heat and moisture from dense mass to forms shaped mass. Theoretically, the amount...