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Animal Nutrition

Department of Animal Nutrition

This department
was established in year 1947 and M. V. Sc and PhD degree programme were
initiated in the year 1958. Since establishment, Department has been
pioneer in field of animal nutrition in India like mineral nutrition,
anti-nutritional factor, unconventional feed etc. Department has been
engaged in evolving cheap and economic ration for various categories of
livestock and poultry by use of non-conventional feed sources which
includes various type of agro-industrial byproducts, waste and fodders
so as to spare maximum grains for human consumption. Department also
developed simple machine which is very handy and compress the feed in
form block to make them easy to transport from one place to another.
Department has been instrumental in providing technical services to
farmers, government officers, industry personals and livestock owners.
Training of undergraduate and postgraduate students on proximate
analysis, antinutritional factors, feed formulation of various classes
of livestock and poultry produces trained man power for country as
quality control expert and nutritionist.

 Goals

  1. To
    produce well trained veterinarians for serving the nation and society.
  2. To
    advise farmers to feed balanced and quality ration to livestock and
    poultry and to economize dairy and poultry farming.
  3. To
    impart trainings to the veterinary officers, livestock extension
    officers regarding recent developments in animal nutrition and feeding
    practices of livestock.
  4. Upliftment
    of livestock owners by user-friendly technology.
  5. To act
    as a liaison between the farmers and the feed industry.

Thrust
Area                                                                   

  1. Formulation
    of cheap and balanced ration for cattle and buffalo
  2. Formulation
    of area specific mineral mixture for livestock.
  3. Use
    of herbal feed additive to improve productive performance of
    livestock.
  4. To
    identify newer and lesser known feedstuffs in order to fill the gap
    between demand and availability of feedstuffs




Teaching

B. V. Sc and A.H.: All the UG courses like ANN-111, ANN-121 and ANN-211 as prescribed by Veterinary Council of India is taught to UG students.
Post graduate: The Department offers Master Degree (M.V.Sc.) and Doctorate Degree (Ph.D.) in Animal Nutrition. The courses are as per the prescribed syllabus of Indian council of Agricultural Research (ICAR).The research programme is decided by the guide in consultation with the student advisory committee

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Faculty
Members

Name

Designation Qualification Email Contact
No.
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Dr.
Vinod Kumar
Associate
Professor & Incharge
M.V.Sc
& PhD
vinodsidhu@rediffmail.com +919837636535
Dr.
Debashish Roy
Assistant
Professor
M.V.Sc
& PhD
debashsis2k4@gmail.com +919536229396
Dr.
Muneendra Kumar
Assistant
Professor
M.V.Sc. muneendra82@gmail.com +919813762694
Dr.
Raju Kushwaha
Assistant
Professor
MVSc rajuvet15@gmail.com +91-8791881240
Dr
Shalini Vaswani
Assistant
Professor
PhD shalini_vet@yahoo.com +91-9451734971

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