Wednesday, October 24, 2018

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...

Responsible use of antibiotics in indian livestock farming

I think we can all agree it's in everyone's best interest to have access to effective antibiotics for people and for animals. It's critical...

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...

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...

Quality Maize Protein (QPM): A way ahead in respect of livestock feeding in india

Importance and limitations of existing maize as grains At global level, maize accounts for 15% of proteins and 20% of calories in world food diet....

7th Global Feed Survey reports feed production exceeding 1 Billion MT

Last year, the Alltech Global Feed Survey estimated world animal feed production at over 1 billion metric tons globally for the first time. This...

Factors Affecting Quality of Pellet and Feed Mill Efficiency

Introduction Dairy farming practices are changing rapidly. The most significant change has been in the area of feed requirements for optimum productive and reproductive performance...

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...

Energy: the key factor for efficient milk production

Despite worldwide milk prices remaining at low levels over the last few years, demand for dairy products has held steady, especially in many South...

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...