College wise Seats Available for Consulting in Veterinary Council

List of Veterinary Colleges Which is Recognized By Veterinary Council of India   S.No. NAME OF THE STATE NAME OF VETY COLLEGE 15% of SEATS NAME OF THE UNIVERSITY 1...
Profit in Dairy Farming

Budget and Dairy Sector: Doubling of Milk Processing Capacity no Panacea

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, in her Union Budget speech, has said that the government shall “facilitate” a doubling of India’s annual milk processing capacity from 53.5 million tonnes (mt) to...
Epidemic Disease of Animal

After Gloom, Gujarat is Milking its Cows again

Ahmedabad — For two consecutive years, the dairy co-operatives of Gujarat had witnessed an unprecedented glut of milk. It was for the first time in the history of Gujarat, the...
dairy farm

RCEP Churn: Protecting Indian Dairy from itself

India’s largest dairy cooperatives have resisted free trade agreements (FTAs) with countries such as New Zealand and trade blocs like the EU in the past, and are staunch opponents to...
Animal Husbandry Sector

Government finally realising Animal Husbandry as the motor of Indian Economy

Animal Husbandry Sector After pumping billions of rupees in the Agriculture sector, the realisation finally dawns upon the Government that if India has to enter the 5 trillion dollar economy...
Animal Management in Summer

Dairy Entrepreneurship Development Scheme: How Farmers Can Get Loans up to Rs 20 lakh

Animal husbandry is an important part of agriculture concerned with animals that are raised for milk, meat, eggs, fibre, etc. It basically includes care & management, selective breeding, and raising...
Cow Swayamvar

Cow Swayamvar in Madhya Pradesh, the Hi-tech Way

Bhopal: Call it Gau/Cow Swayamvar. Owners of cows in Madhya Pradesh can now choose the perfect mate for them – from a line-up of the biggest bulls and their ‘Kundali’ of sorts....
Sahiwal Cow Sale

This Punjab Farmer Rakes in Rs 2.1 lakh from Sahiwal Cow Sale

Muktsar (Punjab):  For Gurbachan Singh Hayer, Lakshmi has truly delivered a fortune. She fetched him Rs 2.10 lakh — the price that the National Dairy Development Board (NDDB) paid for...

Bengal Government doesn’t know what to do with nearly 2,000 cows in BSF custody

Kolkata: The election machinery of Narendra Modi and the BJP has made a campaign plank of cow protection, but hundreds of bovine animals saved from smugglers face death and disease...

Estimate of Production and Per Capita Availability of Milk During 1950-51 to 2012-13 all India

  Year  (March to February) Milk Production (millions tonnes) Human Population (million nos.) Per Capita Availability (gram./day) 1950-51  17.0  359  130 1955-56 19.0 393 132 1660-61 20.0 434 126 1968-69...