Export of livestock products: India on a winning streak

Export of livestock products: India on a winning streak

India moves fast in exports of livestock products. Though the figures show fluctuating trends, there are strong indications on the forward growth of export potentials of livestock products. As the internal production of milk, meat and poultry grows substantially every...
Kerala: dogs rule the streets and why?

Kerala: dogs rule the streets and why?

Dr N Ajayan The street dog menace shoots up in Kerala, people are so scared to walk alone in the streets. Reports pour in on the incidents of attacks by dogs not on children, aged and almost everyone who are out on the roads alone, but people staying indoors on their...
Trophy hunting or poaching: loss in wilderness

Trophy hunting or poaching: loss in wilderness

The preys and places were different. It was a hapless giraffe that Sabrina Corgatteli killed in South Africa for a trophy. Cecil, the rare black-maned lion of Hwange National Park in Zimbabwe was hunted for another trophy by Dr Walter Palmer.  Be it the greedy...
The humanist President: who loved animals as well

The humanist President: who loved animals as well

The humanist President Dr APJ Abdul Kalam’s love towards animals is fondly remembered by all those who were close to him. He always had a soft corner to injured and handicapped animals and birds and would go to to any extent to help them. The staff of...
Turkey farming: Practical soultions

Turkey farming: Practical soultions

Dr G Sujatha  Turkey is a gallinaceous bird and is a native of North America. Turkey farming is very common in western countries whereas  in India it is in infancy. Turkey is reared for meat only and its meat is the leanest among other domestic avian species. Turkey...