Saturday, December 16, 2017

Water quality: A hidden limiting factor for animal productivity

Introduction: 79% of the planet earth's crust constitutes water, only 2.5% of all water resources is fresh water, 96.5% of water is in oceans and...

DDGS – an evolving feed ingredient

The increased cost of conventional grains is a major concern for poultry industry which is facing challenges in producing quality animal products at reasonable...

Organic chromium supplementation for fighting heat stress in poultry

Introduction: Heat stress produces detrimental effect on production efficiency and meat characteristics in broilers. Trivalent chromium is an essential element in the animal body and...

Herbal plants supplementation in broiler feed

Introduction: The economics of poultry industry depends upon the feed. Over a period of time, extensive efforts have been made to lower down the cost...

Quality Standards in Animal Feed Industry

As per the data shared by National Dairy Development Board (NDDB) (Feb 2017:PIB), the dairy cooperative network in the country produces about 3.6 million...

Feed Safety-How safe are we?

Introduction In today's changing world, safety and security remain basic human needs. Ensuring the safety of food has also been a major focus of international...

Emerging Commercial Poultry Sector in Bangladesh

Commercial poultry sector in Bangladesh started in 1995 and is a relatively new and emerging sector in the country. The annual average growth rate...

Trace minerals – What you see is not what you get

The Indian dairy sector has grown to enviable heights over the past few decades and there still lies a vast potential to be explored. ...

Changing Dynamics in The Indian Feed Industry

Agriculture is among the major drivers forthe Indian economy and is a principal means of livelihood for over 50% of the population. According to...

On the rise: antibiotic-free feeding programs

Known for broad-spectrum efficacy, natural alternatives are a promising solution for the livestock industry. Since the ban on antibiotic growth promoters in the EU in...