Dairy farmer help line – Herd & Its development

EXCLUSIVELY FOR FARMERS WHO HAVE DAIRY FARMS IN ODISHA Gostha-Jati(Breed of Animals in the herd) – Most Dairy farms (herds) are in rural areas of this state Their cattle herd consists of Jersey or Holstein mixed with Indian Cow breeds or mixed with Non-descript...

Dairy farmer help line– How this will help

Dairy Farmer Helpline Preface EXCLUSIVELY FOR FARMERS WHO HAVE DAIRY FARMS IN ODISHA If you have a dairy farm and want to upgrade it or if you want to start a new cattle dairy farm then ………….. Studythese pages. Go through the pages carefully and make use of the...

Cattle breeding Policy or confusion!

Part II (2001-2017) Although Odisha took part in implementing the milestone initiative ‘National project on cattle & buffalo breeding’ (NPCBB); our Laggard policy makers did not heed from the message sung in the main objective of NCPBB-‘to undertake breed...

Dairy farming and Odisha-a battle lost

Odisha is lagging behind in Dairy farming enterprise. Increment in milk collection by organized milk procuring outlets and also the marginal rise in per capita milk consumption doesn’t speak the full story. In spite of these so called achievements,adjudging other...

Plan your dairy farm

These tips will be helpful if you haven’t much idea of dairy farming. 1. Treat cow farming as an industry. Make adequate ground work before starting. 2. Collect data available anywhere and everywhere especially from the net. Be careful — not everything in net is...

DAIRYING BASICS

Pre-Project -Knowledge sharing(Dairy- Basics) (For circulation within Gir Odisha Group members only) PART-1 Introduction: objective sharing through Q.A Feedback Analysis – Summary- upload to GOG database& Drive PART – 2 Why should we go for a dairy farm?Why...

Why Indian Cattle?

Friends, in the last topic 2.1.1 we had seen many reasons, why we should go for a dairy farm. We have noted that a dairy farm in India not only produces milk & dung & urine, but also Cattle heads too. Milk, dung& urine can be processed to some extent in...

What do dairy cattle need?

Usually,forgetting justification most farmers provide facilities, as per other farms or what is written in some books or internet. But we must be careful.Recommendations these guys give,not all but many,may be biased. We must allow our animals, provisions that are...

Is Gir a better choice?

There are many breeds of cattle recognized in our country. They are classified according to their performance as Milch (Exclusively kept for milk), Dual (Kept for both milk & work) & Work animals.   Among these Sahiwal, Red Sindhi & Gir have been...

Which is a profit-making Dairy farm?

Generally people believe that those dairy farms have big cow-houses and a number of (say 10, 20,100 or so)cows standing in it, with a milk van running to the farm morning and evening must be a profitable dairy farm. People often take note of positive ones and leave...