Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Impact of Mycotoxins on Poultry Gut

Mycotoxins, Silent killers Mycotoxins, secondary toxic metabolites produced from fungi, are present in poultry feed all the time. Even when analysis results show that mycotoxin...

Degossypolised Cotton Seed Protein (DCSP) can partially replace vegetable and animal proteins

Cotton Seed Degossypolisation technology can be used to produce Degossypolised Cotton Seed Protein (DGCSP) with minimal protein denaturation & higher nutritive value based on...

Tour of NIR analysis in Feed Industry

Introduction Over the years food and feed production has changed significantly. The pursuit of a sustainable agriculture and to make food available to ever increasing...

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...

Nutritional Significance of Dietary Cation Anion Difference (DCAD) in Transition Cows

Introduction Dietary Cation-Anion Difference(DCAD) balancing is a complex concept but has simple and profound effect on performance and health of dairy animals. It exerts strong...

Good quality pellets does it make sense?

Feed pelleting  can be defined as conversion of finely ground mash feed into dense, free flowing pellets or capsules, in a process involving steam...

Smarter Feed To ‘Feed’ The World

Introduction “A smarter food system is more productive, less wasteful and more profitable”, a recent article quoted Fred van Heyningen, who is the Global Head...

The nutritionist challenge: How to cook?

"The gap between a good feed formulation and the good pellet is the same as that between the nice flour recipe and a fine...

Achieving Feed Conversion Ratio 1:1 in Broiler: A myth or a reality

Introduction: Achieving 1:1 FCR in broiler production may appear to be a myth to a layman, but to scientists it is just the matter of...

Non-conventional feed resources: rational solution for inadequate supply of feedstuff

Most of us will know that India is pre-dominantly an agricultural country with around 70 per cent of its population lives in villages. The...