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...

Preparing Balanced Total Mixed Ration (TMR) for Dairy Animals

Balanced ration is a prerequisite for successful dairy farming. An animal of high genetic potential will become a medium milk producer if feed is...

Precision Poultry Nutrition in Practice to Improve Farm Profitability

Introduction As per statistics poultry products will account for sizable portion of future food demand forecasting significant increase in global food production by 2050. Production...

Significance of Patented Lysophospholipids, Synthetic Emulsifiers and Monoglycerides Combination Over Lysophospholipids in Broilers

INTRODUCTION Present day broiler industry needs to be aligned with three important market trends such as maximizing performance, optimizing feed cost and maintaining profitable growth....

Benefits of Chelated Copper in Poultry Diet

Copper (Cu) has been widely used at pharmacological levels (e.g., 125 ppm) as growth promoter in poultry. However, the mechanism by which high levels...

Improve your feed conditioning process and optimize the nutritional value of your feed with...

The first step in the process of conditioning is heat treatment of the meal by the addition of steam in a steam mixer. Steam...

Parameters Influencing Egg Shell Quality

Introduction Indian poultry industry produces about 90 billion eggs annually with an estimated yearly sectoral growth of 6%. The per capita egg consumption annually in...

Quality Silage Making: Specific reference to Maize Silage

Maize silage is often used in dairy cow feeding and represents 50% or more of the total content in Total Mixed Ration (TMR) in...

Validating Solutions for Tackling High Mycotoxin Contamination

India receives its major supply of maize from Bihar in April- May and from Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh in last quarter of the year....

Nutritional Management during Sub-Acute Ruminal Acidosis in Dairy Cattle

Introduction India rank first in cattle population in world containing 190 million numbers of animals (Livestock census, 2012). Nutrition play key role to influencing the...