Sunday, January 20, 2019

KVASU -only Indian Institution to get Worldwide Universities Sustainability Fund

The Kerala Veterinary and Animal Sciences University (KVASU) has been selected as one of the institutions to get Worldwide Universities Sustainability Fund to strengthen...

Green tribunal wants report on crop burning from Punjab, Haryana & Uttar Pradesh

Agricultural fires in the fields of neighbouring states, particularly Punjab and Haryana, are a major contributor to the deteriorating air quality of Delhi. The National...

Thailand: DIT to find measure to handle low price issue of corn for animal...

The Department of Internal Trade (DIT) has acknowledged the under-supply of corn for animal feed. According to DIT Director-General Nanthawan Sakuntanak, Thailand is capable of...

Nuseed prepares for commercial omega-3 canola production in US, Canada

Nuseed -- a wholly owned subsidiary of Australia's Nufarm -- has completed preparation for regulatory approvals of its long-chain omega-3 canola. Australian filings have been...

OBITUARY

15th Dec, 2016 was a very sad day in the history of Indian Dairying, when one of its tallest stalwarts, Dr. Nek Ram Bhasin,...

The Netherlands contributes to sustainable soya production in countries of origin

The Dutch animal feed sector has switched to using only certified soya in animal feed, part of which is RTRS-certified. Wageningen Economic Research was...

Soyameal exports decline by 89% last fiscal

Country's soyameal exports fell by 89 per cent last fiscal to 70,822 tonnes due to high price in the domestic market, according to industry...

Feed millers inked MoU with government – strategy to consume local corn in Indonesia

The Agricultural Ministry has inked a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Indonesian Feed Millers Association (GPMT) to absorb 8.62 million tons of local...

With Pastures Shrinking, India May Have To Import Milk By 2021

India may have to import milk in four years, if it cannot increase fodder supply for its 299 million cattle, as rising pressure on...

Europe commission president to take call on import of GM crops

A majority of EU countries voted against allowing two new genetically modified crops to be grown in Europe, batting the contentious decision on GM...