Discussion created on May 12, 2020
I was surprised when I saw the actual field reports under parallel trial taken on Mash Feed vs. Crumble Feed. It has been observed that everybody in the feed industry gives preference to Crumble/Pellet feed rather than Mash feed. The main reason is its better digestibility, palatability and finally better performance in terms of FCR over mash feed.
But nowadays, due to the use of high quality mix ...
Participation in Forum on January 16, 2015
Dear All,Thanks to all for active participation in the forum. I absolutely agree with the remarks & benefits of pelletization mentioned by everybody but practically on field those benefits are not supporting to theory.We have conducted same trials 3 times before & again one trial going on. On that report I will update you soon.We have done the pelletization of feed in different Pellet ...
Discussion created on December 19, 2014
We can see tapeworm infestation in backyard poultry, layer chicken as well as in breeder chickens too but due to short life cycle of culling in commercial broilers i.e. around 40 days, it’s difficult to found tapeworms in broiler birds.
Apart from that, in rainy season due to poor litter management & favorable conditions for growing of intermediate hosts like ant, beetles, snails & ...
Participation in Forum on September 25, 2014
The said study was conducted on mash feed & CV% was around 7%.
The mortality was on higher side due to heat strokes.
I wish to address the same IDEA that the farmers have to focus on ECONOMICS instead of better FCR.
Many feed manufacturers & integrators are running behind to achieve the best FCR but question is at what cost?
I know everybody knows the use & benefits of non conv ...
Participation in Forum on September 1, 2014
Very nice article...Thanks a lot for sharing
Participation in Forum on June 16, 2014
With reference to above study & to find out the root cause Veg. item/ingredient which carries more harmful micro flora, we have sent all ingredients for microbiological analysis & results of the same are as...
Microbiological Analysis Report
Sr no. Sample Details Aerobic Plate Count Cfu/gm E.coli Cfu/gm S.aureus Cfu/gm Faecal Streptococci Cfu/gm SRC Cfu/gm Salmonella ...
Discussion created on May 31, 2014
OUT of THE BOX:
Which type of feed is more productive & economical – Mash OR crumble/pellet?....
I was also surprised when I have seen the actual field reports under parallel trial taken on Mash Feed vs. Crumble Feed. It has been observed that everybody in the feed industry give preference to Crumble/Pellet feed rather than Mash feed. The main reason as per everyone is its better ...
Discussion created on May 30, 2014
OUT of THE BOX:
Which feed ingredient carries more harmful bacteria’s – veg or non veg? & up to what extent feed acidifiers plays role to reduce those counts....
It has been observed that there are lots of controversies in poultry nutrition regarding the use of feed ingredients from Animal source origins. Many poultry experts are against to use animal protein & energy sources such ...
Participation in Forum on July 31, 2013
Please find the below points & provide your opinion please..
The use of lime in poultry production can have several effects.
•Lime application to litter increases the pH of the litter. When litter reaches pH 12, cell membranes of pathogens living in the litter are destroyed.
•Lime reduces the nitrogen content of litter by increasing ammonia volatization. For this reason, it is import ...
Participation in Forum on January 27, 2012
Dear Mr. Ganesh, Good article about water supply of poultry farm. Thanks for updating us... Regards, Dr Jaydip Mulik