Animal Husbandry
Lumpy Skin Disease In Cows

Dairy farmers worried over viral skin disease in cattle

Maranellur (Thiruvananthapuram): The dairy farmers are in crisis after a new kind ..

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First test tube Gyr calf born at Kottayam dairy farm in Kerala
Kerala to insert microchips containing info on cattle
Iggu recovering after removing growth on upper jaw
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Jojo and his 32 cows

Bandadka (Kasaragod): A dairy farmer here is receiving accolades from all for his achievements in dairy sector. Karivedakam native ..

Green egg

What's the secret behind the green eggs in Malappuram?

Malappuram: The news of hens laying green eggs at the house of Othukkungal Ambalavan native Shihabudheen had surprised Keralites ..


Price of dairy cows increases; Rs 80,000 for cow that produces 10 litres of milk

As the arrival of dairy cows from other states stopped due to COVID-19 lockdown, the demand and price of cows in Kerala is on the rise ..


Cat lovers take a look: Dos and Don'ts while feeding cats

Cats are adorable pets and are loved as a family member in many households. They are different from other pets when it comes to their ..

Vinod Kumar with his cows

Loving nature during lockdown by taking care of 500 cows

Kottayam: When the lockdown opens door to new opportunities, some people utilize it for renewing the long-lost relationship with nature ..


Have a dog at home? Take good care of it to help survive summer

Pet animals at households or pet shops need more care during the summer. The heat intensifies day by day and it will adversely affect ..

ഈസ്റ്റർ: നാലുലക്ഷത്തോളം താറാവുകൾ; ആവശ്യക്കാരെ തേടി കച്ചവടകേന്ദ്രങ്ങൾ

4 lakh ducks in basket for Easter markets, sellers on lookout for takers

Mankombu: Around 4 lakh ducks were reared in the district with Easter markets in mind. But with lockdown imposed and transportation ..

കോഴിഫാമുകളിലേക്ക് തീറ്റയെത്തി; ലോറിവാടക 16,000 രൂപ കൂടുതൽ

Poultry feed reaches Kerala from Tamil Nadu; Truck rent hiked by Rs 16,000

Ponkunnam: Ever since the lockdown was declared, the supply of chicken feed had been stopped. In most of the poultry farms, the existing ..


22 cows, 16 calves, a bull; story of a dairy farm near Mayyazhi river

Kannur Kadavathur native businessman Ishaq and wife Sameera were thinking of a new venture to start on their 2.8 acre land at Pullookkara ..


Fluffy and featherweight; meet this cute tiny pet for flat dwellers

Aping the trend in Western countries, we too have started rearing different pets. Rabbits and squirrels are very commonly found pets ..

പക്ഷിപ്പനിയാണെന്ന് അറിഞ്ഞില്ല; ആശങ്കയിൽ വേങ്ങേരിയിലെ കുടുംബം

Family worried over death of 20 chicken by bird flu

Kozhikode: A housewife in Vengara buried their dead chicken without knowing that the fowls died due to bird flu. The woman has been ..

mini dairy farmer

Bought cows selling gold, bagged best dairy farmer award; This is Mini's success saga

Mini Raju, a native of Rayamangalam in Ernakulam, lost all her eight cows due to hoof and mouth disease ten years ago. After a few ..

Aby Baby in his donkey farm

Rs 5000 for 1 litre donkey milk, Rs 500 for urine; Donkeys are not worthless anymore

A young IT professional has shown the world that one can make money by rearing donkeys. Aby Baby hailing from Ramamangalam in Ernakulam ..


Murrah buffaloes turn lucky for Kerala farmers

Kottayam: Murrah buffalo, a breed from Haryana, emerged as a saviour for farmers in Elikkulam when they were in distress due to price ..


You can catch fish at this Kozhikode fish farm...and take it home too

We forget some of the little things in life in the hustle and bustle of our routine life. Between smart phone, television, email and ..


Herbal acaricide developed to save livestock, pets

Bareilly: The Indian Veterinary Research Institute (IVRI) and the National Botanical Research Institute (NBRI) in Lucknow have developed ..

Wayanad cows and Gopalan

This award winner prefers Wayanad cows! Find out why?

Wayanad Noolpuzha native Gopalan has always had a love for the indigenous cattle breed of Wayanad. For his efforts to preserve Wayanad ..

pet grooming

Good news for animal lovers! Spa for pets now in Thrissur

Thrissur: Kerala Veterinary University has initiated a pet grooming and spa centre near Mannuthy veterinary hospital. The ‘Silky ..


Former expat all set to reap gold from fish farming in 2-cent plot

Former expat Raveendran residing in Pallikkal Bazar is all set to reap a good harvest from his aquaculture. He had been working in ..

Vaniyamkulam cattle market

Knee-deep slush in Vaniyamkulam cattle market gives hard time for cattle, people

Ottapalam: Vaniyamkulam cattle market, one of the largest livestock markets in the state, is in a pathetic state with knee-deep slush ..

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Politics no bar; PJ Joseph earns Rs 4500 every day from dairy farming

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Congress (M) leader P. J. Joseph clarified in a speech in the Assembly that he is a dedicated dairy farmer ..


Poultry farmers must focus on disease resistance rather than treatment

A lot of people have the misconception that poultry is an easy task. It is important to know about the scientific methods that go into ..


Have a pet? Then follow these precautions to avoid sun stroke

The increasing temperature in summer is very likely to affect pets and cattle. The intense heat may have adverse impacts on eating ..


Rs 1.5 lakh offered for a Aseel rooster; Owner declines to sell

Marayur: A rooster was offered a whopping Rs 1.5 lakh during an exhibition of Parrot Beak Long Tail Aseel Chicken held at Ayyalur ..

Following organic method, this lady grows vegetable garden on terrace, fruit garden in backyard
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