Dairy majors support Pathways to Dairy Net Zero climate initiative

Pathways to Dairy Net Zero, a ground-breaking new climate initiative, has been launched during Climate Week and before the United Nations (UN) Food Systems Summit. 40 leading organisations, including 11 of the 20 largest dairy companies in the world, have already declared their support for the effort. Collectively...Read more


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


Natural Remedies launches Kamdhenu to address post calving issues for cows

Bengaluru-based Natural Remedies has launched Kamdhenu, the herbal solution that addresses the post-calving issues for cows and buffaloes (ruminants). Kamdhenu was developed in Natural Remedies' state-of-the-art research facility.When it comes to ruminants, the challenges of post-calving are many. The most common ...Read more


PAU concludes virtual kisan mela on resource management

The two-day Virtual Kisan Mela concluded at Punjab Agricultural University (PAU) amidst panel discussions on natural resource management; livestock production and subsidiary occupations; processing, value addition and farmer-producer organizations (FPOs). Dr JS Mahal, Director of Extension Education, expresse...Read more


Suguna Feeds launches affordable cattle feed

Suguna Feeds has launched cattle feed variants- MilkyBest+ and NutriBest at its feed mill in Ganapathipalayam, Udumalpet. Suguna Feeds launched the new variants which are available for purchase pan India on http://sugunafoodsindia.com/. The launch will address the challenges faced by farmers like unavailability of...Read more


India’s overall exports in August 2021 estimated at $52.20 Bn

India’s overall exports (Merchandise and Services combined) in August 2021 are estimated to be $52.20 billion, exhibiting a positive growth of 33.99 per cent over the same period last year and a positive growth of 19.89 per cent over August 2019. Overall imports in August 2021 are estimated to be $58.57 bill...Read more


ICAR-NIANP renews pact with Nandi Agrovet on ASMM tech

The micro/macro minerals’ deficiency and imbalance are some of the important factors responsible for the low reproductive efficiency and health in dairy animals. Required in small quantities as compared to macronutrients, the micronutrients can be more easily supplemented without affecting the existing feedi...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


NABARD, PAU Ludhiana organise dairy farming activities

The Directorate of Extension Education, PAU, Ludhiana in collaboration with NABARD and under the guidance of Dr Jaskarn Singh Mahal, Director, Extension Education, organised a three-day training programme on dairy farming activities for farmers of various FPOs.   Speaking on the occasion, Dr Kuldeep Singh, ...Read more


DAHD, DoRD MoU to ensure training to SHGs members as livestock resource persons

As part of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahostav, Atul Chaturvedi, Secretary, Department of Animal husbandry and Dairying (DAHD) and NN Sinha, Secretary, Department of Rural Development (DoRD) signed an MoU between DAHD and MoRD for leveraging SHG platform for rural economic growth through the convergence of the DAHD, MoFAHD an...Read more


IDF Global Dairy Conference 2021 to be held in Copenhagen from Oct 13-15

The ‘IDF Global Dairy Conference 2021’ will have its venue at Axelborg in the centre of Copenhagen from October 13-15, 2021 and will be organised by the Danish Dairy Board. Up to 350 people will be able to attend in person and hundreds more online. Registration for the event has recently opened on the ...Read more