ICAR-CCARI organises virtual training on “Scientific management of Goats”

A three days online vocational training programme was conducted on “Scientific management of Goats'' by Indian Council of Agricultural Research - Krishi Vigyan Kendra, North Goa, ICAR –CCARI, Goa during 19th to 21st October, 2020.  Dr. Udharwar Sanjay Kumar Vithalrao -Subject matter specialist (An...Read more


Pune TEC, IVRI holds online training programme on entrepreneurship through Goat Farming

Training and Education Centre, Indian Veterinary Research Institute (ICAR-IVRI), in collaboration with CINI TATA Trust, Nandurbar, held an online training on 'Entrepreneurship Development through Commercial Goat Farming' for the tribal farmers of Chandrapur, Nandurbar and Dhule districts under Tribal Sub-plan Prog...Read more


Texas sheep, goat industry affects due to parasites in flock

The Texas sheep and goat industry is facing a serious problem as parasites are affecting the farmers’ livestock. To tackle the issue, Texas A&M AgriLife Research has opened a Fecal Egg Count, FEC Laboratory on June 15. The lab will help farmers rearing sheep and goat in crucial genetic selection decision...Read more


Neogen launches enhanced genomic test for commercial cattle  

     Neogen Corporation recently announced that is has launched an enhanced version of its Igenity® Beef profile, a genomic test for commercial cattle.  Last fall, Neogen announced a partnership with International Genetic Solutions (IGS) to put even more power behind Igenity Beef by leve...Read more


ICAR releases diagnostic kits for Dairy animals

Dr. Trilochan Mohapatra, Secretary (DARE) & DG (ICAR) and Atul Chaturvedi, Secretary, Department of Animal Husbandry, Government of India released two ELISA Kits at the Krishi Bhawan, New Delhi . One for diagnosis of Bluetongue in sheep, goats, cattle, buffalo & camel and other for Japanese Encephalitis (J...Read more