Progressive Farmers

Sh. Bhale Ram is a progressive dairy farmer of village Juglan which is one of the 8 adopted villages of the Institute. Before 2001 Sh. Bhale Ram preferred Natural Science to artificial insemination for breeding buffaloes. His attitude towards the AI practice was very poor. However, with regular meetings and motivation over a period of […]

Metagenomic Analysis of Ruminal Microbes

The metagenomic sequence data of the two cattle breeds viz., Kankrej, Gir and three buffalo breeds viz., Mehsani, Jaffarabadi, and Surti rumen samples were analyzed using MGRASTfor its microbial diversity and functional content. The role of methanogens in the rumen of Indian cattle and its comparative context with exotic cattle was performed. Rumen Microbiome analysis […]