CLFMA Organized a Seminar “Feed Ingredients: Supply, Price and Alternatives”

On May 17, 2024, CLFMA OF INDIA hosted a seminar titled “Feed Ingredients – Supply Price and Alternatives,” commencing at 10:30 am. Dr. Dinesh Bhosale, Past Chairman of CLFMA OF INDIA, served as the Master of Ceremony. He began by introducing Mr. Suresh Deora, Chairman of CLFMA OF INDIA, the Chief Guest, Dr. Niteen V. Patil, Hon’ble Vice Chancellor of Maharashtra Animal & Fishery Sciences University (MAFSU), Nagpur, and Mr. Divya Kumar Gulati, Deputy Chairman of CLFMA OF INDIA.

The Seminar opened with a Welcome Address by Mr. Suresh Deora. He introduced the event’s theme and warmly welcomed the Chief Guest and all attendees.

The Keynote Address was delivered by Dr. Niteen V. Patil, who highlighted the essential collaboration between the Livestock Industry and the University.

Mr. S. V. Bhave, Past Chairman of CLFMA OF INDIA, delivered the Opening Remarks. Subsequently, Speaker Mr. Sanjit Padhi, Advisor to the All India Distillers Association, presented on the availability of DDGS in India, explaining its details comprehensively. Mr. Nagaraj Meda, Managing Director of Transgraph, Hyderabad, discussed raw material availability and price forecasting. Dr. N. V. Kurkure, Director of Research at MAFSU, Nagpur, explored the potential of DDGS in animal feed. Mr. Reece H. Cannady, Director of the U.S. Grains Council, delivered an insightful presentation titled “Global Grains Outlook Including Maize, Sorghum, and Millets,” providing a thorough overview of the global grains market.
The presentations were well-received and appreciated by all participants. The seminar concluded with an interactive and engaging Question-and-Answer session.

Mr. Divya Kumar Gulati, Deputy Chairman of CLFMA OF INDIA, delivered a gracious Vote of Thanks, expressing gratitude to all participants including CLFMA Staff for their active involvement and contributions. The seminar was deemed a resounding success, with nearly 108 members and delegates in attendance, reflecting the high level of enthusiasm and interest in the event.