Thursday, May 23, 2019

Camelina might be next option for poultry feed

Camelina 'cake' could be a new, attractive poultry feed Camelina is one step closer to being a feed source for livestock species. “Camelina is not a...

Research on Phosphorus digestion in layer birds

Phosphorus is an indispensable nutrient for humans, animals, and plants. But especially livestock usually cannot satisfy their needs with only plant-based feed. To compensate,...

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...

Seaweed supplementation may reduce methane emission in dairy cattle

Seaweed may be the super food dairy cattle need to reduce the amount of methane they burp into the atmosphere. Early results from research...

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...

Oregano may reduce up to 25 percent methane emission in Ruminants

When ruminants digest their feed, methane is formed as a natural by-product of the microbial process in the rumen, and since methane is a...

Development in Aquaculture Feed Using Wine Waste

Waste from the wine industry is being developed into aquaculture feed with highly promising results. The South Australian Research and Development Institute (SARDI) has partnered...

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...

Innovative feed transforming Chile salmon sector

Lowering the use of marine raw materials coming from wild catch has been a long-term objective for the feed industry and the offer of...

Metamorphosis: A Technique for Sustainable Fish and Animal Feed

Food waste feeds the larvae of the black soldier fly, which in turn has the potential to become sustainable feed for fish and animals....