Saturday, August 17, 2019

Trends & Developments in Livestock Sector in India

Animal husbandry is an integral part of Indian agriculture supporting the livelihood of more than two-thirds of the rural population engaged in agriculture and...

Increasing maize productivity – the only solution to address limited supply problems

The wholesale prices of maize have appreciated nearly 10% in recent weeks, forcing end-users including poultry and livestock feed manufacturers to stocking the cereal...

Effect of Vinasse on Animal Performance

Abstract The indiscriminate and unscientific disposal of sugarcane vinasse in soil and water bodies has received much attention since decades ago due to environmental problems...

Solving the Chromium Mystery in Poultry

Chromium, as a micro mineral in the feedhas developed a kind of an ambivalent relationship with the poultry industry, owing to the myths and...

How many mycotoxins should be analyzed in Indian Poultry Feeds and Raw Materials?

The so called “Mycotoxins” is not a new subject to Indian poultry industry. Perhaps, it is not an overstatement to say that Indian poultry...

Tributyrin as a feed additive to bring improvement in gut health in poultry

Phasing out of the antibiotics as growth promoters from poultry feed recipes has increased the interest for alternative nutritional strategies, for both increasing poultry...

Controlling Alflatoxin production in grains

Aflatoxins are secondary metabolites produced by certain species of Aspergillus, i.e., A. flavus, A. parasiticus, and the rare A. nomius, during their growth under...

Recent Advances in the development of feed additives

A feed additive is defined as products used in animal nutrition for purposes of improving the quality of feed and the quality of food...

Changing Feed Regimen to Increase Production and Development of SARA

Increasing food production in India deserves a top priority. Not only is the human population increasing, there is also much greater demand for foods...

​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...