Saturday, October 21, 2017

Biotech-Solution to oilseeds shortage

The Indian edible oil industry is the world's fourth-largest after the US, China and Brazil, accounting for close to 9 per cent of global...

Training in azolla cultivation

With the cattle feeding cost escalating every year to reduce the income of dairy farmers, the Veterinary College and Research Institute organised a hands-on...

Fodder Shortage in Karimnagar

Prevailing drought conditions and depleting groundwater table are having a telling effect on cattle and other grazing animals with acute shortage of fodder in...

2016- A positive year for Global Poultry Industry

Recent quarterly report of Rabobank states that excessive supply expansion has outstripped continued strong fundamentalsrobust demand, ongoing low feed prices and relatively high competitive...

Government allows duty-free import of maize up to five lakh tonnes

With maize production likely to drop for the second straight year due to drought, the government has allowed state-owned PEC to import 5,00,000 tonnes...

Subdued Agri-Commodities in 2016

Between 2000 and 2011, global agri-commodities enjoyed an untrammeled bull run. Rapidly rising prices in turn led to record levels of production year after...

Newfoundland-grown corn project add hopes to make dairy industry less reliant on mainland feed

Corn for cows Dr. Mumtaz Cheema of Grenfell Campus, Memorial University Professor and agronomist with his team prepared corn that is meant to become silage...

Developing country needs to strengthen quality control systems in feed analysis

A study conducted jointly by FAO and International Analytic Group (IAG) in Vienna, Austria, using data from a proficiency test conducted by these organizations,...

India’s Poultry market facing tough time due to less availability of feed raw materials

Indian soyameal exports declined to 22% during the first 8 months of the current financial year as compared to similar period of previous year...

Soyameal exports look bleak as neighbours cut demand

Without much publicity Pakistan, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh have started processing soyameal, used as poultry and cattle feed, cutting their import dependence and affecting...