Saturday, October 20, 2018

Indian Dairy Farm Sector: Opportunities and Challenges

India's 2016-17 forecast of milk production is pegged at around 1.6 billion litres subject to normal monsoon (which has already occurred) and considering a...

Market Forces impacting India’s feed industry through 2020 and beyond

India faces the same market forces that are currently impacting the global animal nutrition community. As an industry, we must learn to embrace these...
Thought for growth in poultry industry

Thought for growth

Today poultry industry is acquiring a complete industrial status as compared to what it was as a small scale industry when started. The bigger...

GM Crops in Livestock Feed Industry

Why GM food / feed at all? The mention of GM crops evokes a mixed response from different strata of people, like a section of...
Importance of grain standards

Importance of grain standards

India entered the realm of international trade in grains in late 2000's, India was not ready as an exporter, but sold products of a...

Need for Effective Feed Premix Formulations to Unlock Livestock Potential

Feed premixes – En route to attain global acceptance Feed premixes are added as supplements with the concentrate feed to provide a wholesome nutritional diet...
shrimp farming

Domestic market – the only way out for Indian shrimp farming

Commercial shrimp farming in India is about four decades old but it's only over the last five years, the shrimp farming industry of India...
Post harvest storage and transit losses ‘silent killer’

Post-harvest storage and transit losses – ‘silent killer’

Bulk handling & bulk transport can economize & maximize returns in the feed industry. Did you know that India loses over 17 million tonnes of...

Animal Protein – Meeting its Requirement for the Growing Human Population

According to FAOSTAT, global food production must increase 100% by 2050 to meet the growing global population. India's population currently ranks second in the...

Production estimates for feed ingredients in India

India is the 3rd largest egg producer after China and USA. It is also the 4th largest chicken producer after China, Brazil and USA....