Saturday, April 21, 2018

Wanda-new, low-cost cattle feeding material

The Punjab Livestock and Dairy Development Board have developed a new, low-cost cattle feeding material, Wanda, made from maize cobs and would offer training...

Layer feed efficiency improved by red algae

December 2014: Research is ongoing to identify areas where algae can improve animal performance, health and welfare. Algae (also called seaweeds) are considered an important...

Insect meal could be the future of animal feed

The costs of conventional feed resources are high, and their availability in the future will be limited. Insect rearing could be a part of...

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...

Jatropha and its merit as animal feed

Climate change and predicted shortages of fossil fuels present major challenges. Currently, biofuel production is from agricultural crops grown primarily on arable land. Conflict...