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


DSM announces food system commitments in three areas

Royal DSM, a global purpose-led science-based company, announced a series of new quantifiable commitments aimed to address urgent societal and environmental challenges linked to how the world produces and consumes food by 2030. These commitments cover three areas where the company believes it can make the greatest...Read more


Parliamentary Standing Committee on Agriculture visits ICAR-CCARI, Goa

Gaddigoudar, Parvatagouda Chandanagouda, Member (Lok Sabha), Bagalkot, Karnataka along with his team of nine members of Parliament, senior officials of Lok Sabha Secretariat and ADGs of ICAR recently visited the ICAR-Central Coastal Agricultural Research Institute, Goa.   The team visited the experimental f...Read more


ICAR-NIANP in agreement with Hydro Greens Solutions for hydroponic fodder

The ICAR-National Institute of Animal Nutrition and Physiology, Bengaluru, Karnataka signed an agreement for Licensing for Hydroponic Fodder Production with Hydro Greens Agri Solutions, Bengaluru.   Dr Raghavendra Bhatta, Director, ICAR-NIANP, Bengaluru and Vasanth Madhav Kamath, Director, Hydro Greens Agri...Read more


Technical workshop by ICAR discuss ways for livestock feeding management

The ICAR-National Institute of Animal Nutrition and Physiology, Bengaluru, Karnataka recently organised a technical workshop for livestock farmers on 'Livestock Feeding Management and Production' at Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Ramanagara, Karnataka.In his address, Dr Raghavendra Bhatta, Director, ICAR-NIANP, Bengaluru a...Read more


ICAR launches Network Programme on Precision Agriculture

Dr Trilochan Mohapatra, Secretary (DARE) & Director General (ICAR) virtually launched the ICAR-Network Programme on Precision Agriculture (ICAR-NePPA).   The Network Programme has been developed initially involving 16 partner Institutes (covering 7 SMDs) with the ICAR-IARI as lead. Considering the chall...Read more


Right to Protein introduces Soy Fed product label in India

Right To Protein, a nationwide public health initiative announced the launch of India’s first feed label – ‘Soy Fed’ for animal protein products, earmarking the celebration of National Nutrition Month, September 2021. Livestock that is fed with high-quality soy is healthier and a richer pro...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


India offers huge opportunities in food processing sector: Union minister

The Associated Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ASSOCHAM) recently organised a virtual conference on ‘Global Value Chain: Creating Value Proposition for Food Processing.   Speaking at the event, Pashupati Kumar Paras, Minister, Ministry of Food Processing Industries (MOFPI) stated that food processin...Read more


ICAR organises meeting on agricultural activities in middle Gangetic plains

The ICAR-Research Complex for Eastern Region, Patna, Bihar recently organised the meeting of the task force committee on 'Strategies for Agricultural Development in Middle Gangetic Plains.'   Dr RC Srivastava, Vice-Chancellor, Dr Rajendra Prasad Central Agricultural University, Pusa, Bihar emphasised that t...Read more