September 27, 2012
Armed with training from the Government and a loan from NABARD, unemployed rural youth in Tripura are taking to dairy farming »
September 15, 2012
The 19th Livestock Census will begin in the Tamil Nadu on Saturday. The initiative (September 15-October 15) will be driven by 14,384 enumerators and supervisors who will visit houses, e...
September 8, 2012
The 19th Livestock Census will be conducted in the State from September 15 to October 15 by drafting 1,200 enumerators to visit houses, enterprises and institutions — both in rural and urban areas...
August 19, 2012
The cultivation of emu birds for their eggs, chicks, mutton and oil has reported a steady increase in different parts of Nellore district, ever since its farming began in 2006. Now, the Nel...
July 18, 2012
Madurai’s own Pulikulam cattle breed which provides us those raging bulls that test the taming skills of bull fighters during the ancient sport of jallikattu held annually has now been approved an...
July 6, 2012
The several animal husbandry schemes run by the Union Government would be modified during the 12th Plan, based on feedback from stakeholders, said Sanjay Bhoosreddy, Joint Secretary, Department of...
June 13, 2012
Cattle on the roads are a major traffic hazard. A few heads of cattle moving across the road throw traffic out of gear. The best of persons at the wheel are flummoxed by cattle on the road because...
April 22, 2012
Dry feed alone not enough, say beneficiaries of milch animal scheme
April 12, 2012
Composite fish culture has emerged as a vital activity in recent years owing to high net return realized from this enterprise.
Nevertheless, there still exists a large gap in the demand a...
March 14, 2012
The annual agriculture fair, Omalloor Vayal Vanibhom, began at Omalloor near here on Wednesday.
The week-long farm fair is being organised by the Omalloor grama panchayat at the panchayat...
September 18, 2012
‘140 more to be established in 2012-13’ »
September 9, 2012
If you are a farmer dreaming of starting livestock and fish rearing in your ranch to take your sustenance to the next level, just visit the ongoing Regional livestock and fisheries exhibition at E...
August 29, 2012
Increasing demand is being met by starting new veterinary colleges
August 13, 2012
When the first flock of emus — flightless birds native to Australia — landed at Perundurai in Tamil Nadu’s Erode district in 2006, they drew the attention of only curious onlookers. Then they drew...
July 8, 2012
MPI’s Rs.1-crore project to improve farm’s capacity »
June 14, 2012
Decision “will send strong signal to people engaged in illegal trade”
May 5, 2012
DEVELOPMENT: Innovative solutions will now help Angora wool weavers churn out new products
April 12, 2012
If farmers can maintain latest motorbikes why can't they keep native cattle?
April 5, 2012
The Fodder Block Making and Fodder Pelletting unit of Kerala Livestock Development Board (KLDB) started production at Dhoni farm here on Wednesday.
Managing Director of the KLDB Ani S. Da...
February 29, 2012
The Dairy Development Department in association with the diary co-operative societies will organise the district-level dairy festival in Adimaly on March 2 and 3.
A seminar will be held o...