Wednesday, July 8, 2020

Innovative technology to produce enzyme for animal feed

An Indian research scholar, who developed technology to produce Phytase enzyme with a low cost, was awarded a Rs 50 lakh grant by the...

Brachiaria: Wonder grass holds key to drought-resistant animal feed

It produces 19 tonnes of green fodder per acre, and about nine tonnes after drying.It produces 19 tonnes of green fodder per acre, and...

Technology to turn organic waste into animal feed

A Melbourne biotech company is using its software development skills to breed black soldier flies whose larvae turn organic waste into animal feed. Inside a...

Reducing climate emissions from livestock while improving food security

Reducing climate emissions from livestock while improving food security and livelihoods is a global challenge. A recent study on manure management policies and practices...

Pineapple fruit residue silage as fodder source for livestock

The NIANP (ICAR), Bangalore has developed a silage technology to preserve pineapple fruit residue and use it as fodder for livestock. Feeding of this...

Turbocharging Photosynthesis in Corn Hikes Yield

The discovery promises to be a key step in improving agricultural efficiency and yield, according to new research in Nature Plants, Corn productivity can be...

Scientists just found a way to make GMO’s much safer

US scientists say they have taken the first step towards making "safer" GMOs that cannot spread in the wild, using synthetic biology. An errant GMO...

Microbial protein for environment friendly livestock feed

Deforestation, greenhouse gas emissions, biodiversity loss, nitrogen pollution – today's agricultural feed cultivation for cattle, pigs and chicken comes with tremendous impacts for the...

Viability of Camelina meal in cattle feed

Camelina meal is being tested as an ingredient for use in dairy rations in Canada in a bid to enhance milk quality. University of Saskatchewan...

Natural gas protein-an alternative to fishmeal and soymeal

A new technology has been adopted by a Danish firm that is capable of producing natural protein from methane gas, using technology which is...