DAHD signs MoU with Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to support India’s livestock sector

The Department of Animal Husbandry and Dairying (DAHD), Government of India and Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation have signed a multi-year Memorandum of Understanding to work together on sustainably improving India’s livestock sector to support the nation’s food and nutritional security, and protect ...Read more


NEOGEN announces acquisition of CAPInnoVet

NEOGEN Corporation has recently acquired Atlanta-based CAPInnoVet, a companion animal health company that provides pet medications to the veterinary market. NEOGEN's acquisition of CAPInnoVet will provide entry into the fast-growing $12B+ retail parasiticide market. CAPInnoVet will integrate into NEOGEN's Animal S...Read more


Centre advises UP govt to expand PashuBima for livestock farmers

A review meeting with Uttar Pradesh State Animal Husbandry and Dairying Minister was recently conducted under the chairmanship of Union Minister for Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairying. Dr Sanjeev Kumar Balyan, Minister of State (FAHD) and Dr L Murugan, Minister of State, Ministry of Fisheries, Animal Husband...Read more


Parshottam Rupala chairs national level consultation with state animal husbandry/veterinary ministers

A national-level meeting with all State Animal Husbandry/Veterinary Ministers was convened through virtual mode under the chairmanship of Parshottam Rupala, Union Minister for Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairying. The national-level consultation with state ministers was held after a gap of more than five years...Read more


ICAR-IVRI organises meeting of veterinary officers in UP

The ICAR-Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Izatnagar, Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh organised the first interface meeting with the participation of the veterinary officers and higher officials of the state departments of animal husbandry of all the districts of Uttar Pradesh. The institute launched the Interface Mee...Read more


Demand for ELISA testing to surge in poultry diagnostics space :Fact.MR

The global poultry diagnostics market is projected to expand at a healthy CAGR of 9 per cent till 2031, surpassing $660 million in valuation, reports, market research and competitive intelligence provider. Historical data suggests that the market expanded at a CAGR of 8.3 per cent from 2016 to 2020, according to F...Read more


DAHD initiates discussions on animal health management

The Department of Animal Husbandry and Dairying (DAHD) recently organised a stakeholder engagement panel discussion on the topic 'One Health Concept to Practicality,' that brought together some of the key stakeholders from the One Health ecosystem in the country. Stakeholders discussed challenges, opportunities, g...Read more


Royal DSM launches intelligent sustainability service Sustell  

 Royal DSM, a global science-based company active in Nutrition, Health and Sustainable Living, has launched Sustell™ — a first-of-its-kind intelligent sustainability service that delivers accurate, simple, and actionable farm-level solutions – to improve the environmental footprint and profi...Read more


ICAR-IVRI transfers CSF & Sheep Pox Vaccine technology to Hester Biosciences

The Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR)-Indian Veterinary Research Institute (IVRI), Izatnagar, Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh transferred the Technology - CSF & Sheep Pox Vaccines to M/s Hester Biosciences through Agrinnovate India Limited in a ceremony. In his address, Dr. Trilochan Mohapatra, Secretary...Read more


AYUSH Ministry, DAHD to jointly conduct research seeking quality Ayurvedic drugs for veterinary use

A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between the National Medicinal Plants Board (NMPB), Ministry of AYUSH and Department of Animal Husbandry and Dairying (DAHD), today for research on new formulations in quality drugs for veterinary science through medicinal herbs. The initiative involves capacity build...Read more


WAMUL launches region-specific mineral mixture feed for cattle

    West Assam Milk Producers’ Cooperative Union Ltd. (WAMUL), famously known as Purabi Dairy, launched Purabi Pashu Pushti, a range of cattle feed supplements to augment milk productivity and reduce production cost for dairy farmers. As a part of the planned product line-up, WAMUL has started p...Read more


EW GROUP to form veterinary diagnostic solutions company after acquiring Hygiena

EW GROUP, a German strategic holding company in the field of animal breeding, health, nutrition and diagnostics, announced that the acquisition of Hygiena, a leader in food safety and environmental testing solutions. The terms of the transaction have not been disclosed. The transaction is expected to close in ...Read more