Emerging issues of Indian meat sector
Cattle races and Jallikattu:
the return of the festivals
Emu farming in India:
what ‘Agricultural Journalists’ never told you
Kerala: dogs rule the streets and why?
Trophy hunting or poaching:
loss in wilderness
'International Vulture Awareness Day':
why observe it?
Livestock, Climate change, Trees and NDDB
The Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change under the Government of India today modified its own notification of 2011 paving way to the return of desi festivals as Jallikattu, Bull races and Bullock-cart races. The notification dated 7 January 2016 exempts...
The first Saturday of every September is observed as the ‘International Vulture Awareness Day’. The sharp decline in vulture population of South-Asia is often linked to Diclofenac, the non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug used in animal treatment.
The deadline was 30th July 2015 and it is over. University Grants Commission (UGC) wanted the Vice-chancellors of all the Universities in India to send in their 'action taken report' on its directions to scrap animal dissections and the guidelines for...
Dr. J. Abraham Consultant Meat Technologist The issue of climate change is increasingly receiving attention from scientists, the public, and policymakers. The United Nations (UN) Convention on Climate Change defines climate change as “a change of climate which...
A callous group of banking officials and over-enthusiastic 'agricultural journalists' inadvertently joined hands to promote a fictitious 'successful' project. The result? Barring a handful of canny promoters, thousands of farmers and investors have gone bankrupt and...
Find here all the new acts, rules, regulations and orders related to food & food industry in India. The 'Food Safety and Standards Act, 2006' received the assent of the President of India on 23rd August 2006. The 'Food Safety and Standards Rules, 2011 and other...
India will need 200 million tonnes of milk by 2021-22 as against 137.68 million tonnes of 2013-14. To meet the rapidly growing demand for milk, the productivity of the milch animals and the total milk production have to be increased. And hence the...
The details on the veterinary universities, institutions, colleges and schools around the globe are presented at the 'resources' page of the website. Also find the various veterinary degrees and diplomas awarded by them. The list of veterinary colleges approved...