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...
Dairy farms: Model projects for entrepreneurs

Dairy farms: Model projects for entrepreneurs

    Find two model dairy projects for entrepreneurs with estimates on asset requirements (land, equipment, building and animals), total investment, fixed cost, variable cost, income generated, profit before depreciation, interest & tax, internal rate of...
Commercial Dairy Farming: A safe venture

Commercial Dairy Farming: A safe venture

Dr R Venugopal M V Sc Recently due to the shortfalls in IT, real estate and other allied sectors several investors have turned to commercial farming. The dairy sector offers a good opportunity for those who are looking for new and expanding markets. While the...
Managing Dairy Cattle in Indian Summer

Managing Dairy Cattle in Indian Summer

Dr.R.Venugopal. M.V.Sc Hot weather causes heat stress in dairy cattle. Thermal stress causes the body temperature of cows to increase. Lactating dairy cows create a large quantity of metabolic heat and accumulate additional heat from radiant energy. Heat production...