Coronavirus dries up

How to Provide Protection and Comfort to the Dairy Cattle?

Cattle Protection and Comfort Dairy animals form the foundation of the dairy industry. For the farmers, dairy cattle is a source of living while for the consumers, a vital part...
Colostrum Feeding

Heat Stress During Summer Reduces Milk Production in Livestock

Heat Stress in Dairy Animals Talking about the effect of increasing temperature on livestock, director, extension education, at Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Ludhiana, Dr Harish Kumar...
Coronavirus dries up

Reliable Information is must for Profitable Dairy Farming

Profitable Dairy Farming Information is the main input for decision making. Good decisions require quality information in terms of content, credibility and timeliness. We usually value physical inputs although information...
Relieve to Dairy Farmers

Helping Farmers During Lockdown Requires Multilateral Approaches

India is the world’s largest producer and consumer of dairy products with a sustainable growth of 6% per anum. Dairying is the top-ranking commodity in India which is almost equal...
Embryo Transfer Technology

Increasing Milk Productivity through Embryo Transfer Technology

Though India is the world’s largest producer of milk and has the world’s second-largest cattle population, the milk production per cattle is very low in India compared to that of...
Dairy Farm Biosecurity

Prevention is better than Cure: Biosecurity Measures for Dairy Farm

Dairy Farm Biosecurity It is very important to prevent disease outbreaks on dairy farms as these can cause substantial losses to any farm in terms of farm profitability as well...
Colostrum Feeding

Never Feed Excess Colostrum to Cows

What is Colostrum? Colostrum is the first milk secreted by cows for around three days after calving. It is aptly described as the most wonderful life elixir for newly-born calves...
Newborn Calves

Invest 3 Days in the Newborn Calves and Harvest Healthy Heifers in Six Months

Care of Newborn Calves  The successful dairy businesses will earn 30 % of their revenue from calf rearing to replace culled cows and excess superior heifers can be sold to...
Leptospirosis symptoms

In Floods Farmers Should Protect Animals from Leptospirosis

Leptospirosis Disease Cows and buffaloes exposed to floods or water logging due to heavy rainfall are likely to suffer from common bacterial disease leptospirosis. The leptospirosis symptoms in this disease area,...