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  Assistant Director, Govt. Turkey Farm, Kureeppuzha, Kollam 691601, Kerala Cell Phone: 9447805545, E-mail: sujathamuraly@gmail.com Turkey is a gallinaceous bird and is a native of North America. Turkey farming is very...
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...
Livestock, Climate change, Trees and NDDB

Livestock, Climate change, Trees and NDDB

Why should National Dairy Development Board (NDDB) launch a campaign to plant trees throughout India? As part of World Environment Day celebrations, the Chairman of NDDB launched the initiative to plant trees through 1,60000 village co-operative milk societies spread...
‘Victoria’ horses of Mumbai: who will take care of them?

‘Victoria’ horses of Mumbai: who will take care of them?

(Featured Image Courtesy: fablefeed.com) On 8th June 2015, the Hon. High Court of Bombay pronounced its judgement that ‘the activity of running carriages and/or ‘victorias’ driven by the horses in the city of Mumbai for joyrides is completely illegal...