Monday, Nov 28, 2022

Animal Husbandry


After fodder squeeze, Govt calls meet of Central and state officials today to chalk out action plan

October 06, 2022 7:19 am

The report highlighted how the Government’s ambitious plan to create 100 fodder FPOs (Farmers Producers Organizations), under a scheme to set up 10,000 FPOs, has remained on paper.

11.2-lakh cattle across 12 states, UTs in lumpy skin grip: Union minister Sanjeev Balyan

September 01, 2022 7:18 am

Sharing details of the steps taken to contain the spread of the disease, Balyan said goat pox vaccine is being administered to check the spread of the disease in several states.

Rajasthan: 25,000 bovines infected by contagious lumpy skin disease, over 1,200 dead

August 01, 2022 6:51 am

Officials said that the disease, which results in rashes on the skin of bovines and is highly contagious, was first noticed in April this year but has spread to multiple districts in the past few weeks, affecting 25,000 bovines.

Parshottam Rupala: ‘Cow can also take lead in carbon trading’

July 26, 2022 7:06 am

Parshottam Rupala said, "There is a need to conduct a research to ascertain whether the gases emitted by the dung of indigenous cows are poisonous or these are different."

'Importing GM soyameal not permanent solution; Distillers Dried Grains can provide alternative'

December 14, 2021 11:37 pm

Partha Sarathi Biswas speaks to Atul Chaturvedi, secretary, Animal Husbandry Department, government of India, about the state of the sector in the country and plans for improvement of the same.

Pune-based J K Trust to soon attain 100 IVF pregnancies from Gir cow Samadhi

October 04, 2021 5:30 pm

The Trust has succeeded in establishing 74 IVF pregnancies from Samadhi in just 12 months and plans to reach 100 IVF pregnancies in the next two months.

Lawsuits over ‘misleading’ food labels surge as groups cite Lax US oversight

September 07, 2021 12:13 pm

Class-action litigation against food and beverage companies hit a record high last year, with 220 lawsuits filed in 2020, up from 45 a decade ago, according to a tally by the law firm Perkins Coie.

Maharashtra govt to allocate Rs 75 crore for biosafety laboratories in Pune

March 10, 2021 5:42 am

Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar announced this project while presenting the Budget 2021-22 on Monday.

Four more birds found dead in Sukhna Lake, CWW Dalai says five found dead in last two days were residential birds

January 07, 2021 11:26 am

An Eurasian Coot, also known as Common Coot, a winter visitor, was found dead in the lake on Tuesday. Two carcasses out of five were sent for examination to the Regional Diseases Diagnosis Laboratory (RDDL), Jalandhar.

Haryana: 57 bird carcasses collected from 15 poultry farms in Barwala

January 07, 2021 11:22 am

The 15 poultry farms have witnessed high mortality of poultry birds. On January 3, a team of Haryana Animal Husbandry and Dairying department had sent 80 samples, with merely four carcasses of the dead birds to RDDL, Jalandhar, for an examination.