Saturday, October 20, 2018

How to take your birds from doing great to agile for consistent efficiency

In today's world layer and broiler producers need to be highly responsive to quickly changing market, keeping in view at the same time a...

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...

Tips for on-site mycotoxin testing and alleviation

1. Mycotoxins are a common occurrence All indicators suggest that feed and livestock industry professionals often encounter a mycotoxin challenge. More than 60% of those...

Multitoxins- A Big Challenge for Dairy Industry

India has the largest population of cattle and buffalo in the world and different source of feeds for its livestock. Mycotoxins have been detected...

Preventive Measures to Control Silage Spoilage

In developing countriesincluding India,livestock sector is one of the fastest growing segment of the agricultural economy. The supply of the green forage throughout the...

Landscapes of Responsible Use of Antibiotics in Food Animal Production

Introduction Antimicrobial drugs have been widely used in human and veterinary medicine for more than 50 years, with tremendous benefits to both human and animal...

ROLE OF ZINC IN POULTRY NUTRITION AND FEEDING

INTRODUCTION Zinc (Zn) is an important trace mineral which has various roles in poultry nutrition. It serves as an essential nutrient and a metal cofactor...

Lipid Evaluation Test- A tool for precision feed formulation

Dietary oils and fats; as most concentrated energy source in poultry diets have an opportunity to explore beyond rancidity and free fatty acids for...

Record of Poultry feed raw materials’ availability in last decade

The Poultry feed accounts for nearly 60 per cent of the total feed marketed in India. The feed composition generally comprises of grains, grain...

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...