Saturday, October 20, 2018

Indian Feed Industry: Past perspective and future challenges

Introduction Livestock wealth is deemed as the oldest wealth resource for mankind and was once considered symbol of economic status in the society. Even today,...

National Fodder Policy to Boost Domestic Production

While inaugurating the 23rd International Grassland Congress in New Delhi November 20, the Agricultural Minister, Sh. Radha Mohan Singh said "Fodder sources in India...

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...

Modular feed mill for better flexibility and efficiency

Compound feed manufacture is undergoing a great technological makeover. One of the latest such technologies being, “Modular compound-feed installations”. These installations contain the required...

Yield prospects are doubtful as the monsoon season ends with 14% deficit

India had a bad monsoon spell this year, and the situation has worsened after nearly 6 years. Deficit monsoon season has adversely affected the...

Instructions for better extruded feed

The preference of good-looking products on the fiercely competing market have had feed manufactures pay more attentions to the appearance quality of extruded feed...

Future growth potential and economics of poultry feed industry in india

Abhijeet Banerjee, Religare Commodities The poultry industry has been expanding at a rapid pace in Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka and Tamil Nadu, and hence there lies...

Agricultural biotechnology has the potential to boost up the supply of raw material for...

When feed supplies are dwindling, prices are rising. With increasing demand in high protein food, can we afford to resist agriculture biotechnology, which offers...

India: the next darling of the global oilmeal market?

Time and again, India is compared with China in anything from manufacturing to agricultural commodities trade. Despite the differences in terms of their agri-food...

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...