Study on Veterinary Antimicrobial use
The Indian Journal of Medical Research that India is developing the highest resistance to anti-microbial drugs in the rest of the world. In India, antimicrobial resistance is increasing in food, animals, and humans as well. In 2020, the AMU of ..
Tags: AMR • Animal husbandry • Anti-Microbial Resistance • Livestock • Medical research
Month: Current Affairs - February, 2023
Category: Science & Technology Current Affairs
Breed-Wise Report of Livestock and Poultry
Union Minister of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry, and Dairying released the Breed-Wise Report of Livestock and Poultry. When was the data collected? The breed-wise data collection was done during 20th Livestock Census (2018-19). What is the unique thing about the latest ..
Tags: 20th Livestock Census • Cattle • poultry
Month: Current Affairs - May, 2022
Category: Reports & Indexes Current Affairs
October 2: World Day for Farmed Animals
Every year, the World Day for Farmed Animals is celebrated by the International Animal Welfare Organization, Asia for Animals Coalition and World Animal Protection. The day is celebrated to bring in awareness in treating animals as sentient beings and make ..
Tags: Dairy • Livestock • livestock census • Livestock Health & Disease Control scheme • poultry
Month: Current Affairs - October, 2020
Jammu and Kashmir launches J&K Poultry Policy 2020
The Government of Jammu and Kashmir recently launched the Poultry Policy, 2020. The Government has provided operational guidelines under the policy to promote establishment of poultry units. Highlights The Jammu and Kashmir Government has announced Rs 50 crores of subsidy ..
Tags: Government Schemes • Indian Livestock • Jammu and Kashmir • Livestock Rearing • Livestock Sector
Month: Current Affairs - June, 2020
Poultry Culling ordered by Kerala Government to control Bird Flu
On March 14, 2020, the Kerala Government ordered poultry culling. Parappanagadi has been identified as the Epicenter of bird flu. The Government of Kerala is to cull poultry within one-kilometer radius. What is poultry culling? Poultry Culling is the process ..
Tags: APEDA • Bird Flu • Egg • exports • Karanataka
Month: Current Affairs - March, 2020
India to partially open up Poultry and Diary Markets to imports from US
Ahead of President Trump’s visit by the end of February 2020, GoI has announced that it is to partially open the poultry and Diary market to imports from US. Highlights India will now allow imports of US turkey, chicken legs ..
Tags: Diary Industry • GSP • GSP market access • India-US • India-US Trade War