Milk Co-ops to the Rescue of Marginal Farmers

Milk procurement prices have fallen by at least 10 per cent since the start of lockdown in end-March, delivering a blow to this key source of additional income, in both...
dairy farming, cow dairy farming

Points to Remember While Drying-off Dairy Cows

Cows after completing lactation period of 305 days or more, if advanced pregnant need to be dried off to give rest to the udder to prepare for the next lactation....
Colostrum Feeding

Voluntary Wait Period – Critical to Maintain Breeding Cycle

When to breed a cow after calving is a question many farmers wonder about, and there is no one correct answer. The period during which after calving the cow should...
Rumen Manipulation

राष्ट्रीय गोकुल मिशन: दूसरे चरण में गांव-गांव जाकर किया जाएगा गाय-भैंस का कृत्रिम गर्भाधान

श्वेत क्रान्ति को प्रभावी रूप से लागू करने के उद्देश्य से राष्ट्रीय गोकुल मिशन के अंतर्गत हिमाचल प्रदेश के सभी जिलों में राष्ट्रीय कृत्रिम गर्भाधान योजना का दूसरा चरण 1...
Colostrum Feeding

Tripura Adopts Sex-sorted Artificial Insemination of Cattle to Boost Milk Production

In a bid to make Tripura self-sufficient in milk production, the state government has mulled a three-year plan to introduce sex-sorted artificial insemination of cattle under a new scheme called...
Cow Dung Rakhis

Madhya Pradesh Woman Makes Eco-Friendly Rakhis Using Cow Dung

Indore: Following Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s vision of “Aatmanirbhar Bharat”, Indore’s Shweta Paliwal has made innovative eco-friendly rakhis and Ganesh idols along with other decorative items out of cow dung, ahead...
Dairy Production

Maharashtra: As Dairy Farmers hit the Streets in Protest, Govt may Bring new Scheme to Help them

As dairy farmers in Maharashtra continue their protests against low procurement prices by emptying milk containers on roads to bring attention to the issue the state government is planning to...