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Securitizing feed for poultry industry

Securitizing feed for poultry industry

One of the silver spots in the otherwise gloomy agricultural scenario in our country is the Poultry Industry. This sector has been growing at...
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...
antibiotic to biotic

Scope for replacing anti-biotic growth promoters by biotic growth promoters

Antibiotics have been included in the formulation of feed for livestock production for more than 40 years as a strategy to improve feed conversion...
Animal feed

Animal feed: need for new technology to produce safer and cheaper feed

Year after year, month after month, a trend is emerging: Human demand for animal products is increasing day by day. More milk, more eggs,...
Chicken business

Chicken business – is there an opportunity amongst obstacles?

The Indian poultry industry has transcended from back yard poultry farming to  ultramodern production system in the past 60 years, generating a turnover of...
Indian poultry industry

The three pillars of Indian poultry industry

All of us sail through challenging times, more so lately. Rising input costs coupled with total volatility has become a growing concern. We have...
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...
Traceability

Traceability, the key ingredient for future success

I read with great interest a column in “Industry Thoughts” segment of last issue of this magazine. It was discussing, why are we not...
Indian animal industry

Major developments and challenges for Indian animal industry

The figures of India related to animal food products are impressive. India is globally number one in dairy production, third biggest in egg producing...

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...