The book contains many articles of diverse in nature related to animal science encompassing in depth informations and latest development. There are fourteen chapters in this volume contributed by the scientists/professors having uncomparable experiences and unmatched knowledge in their field. The book has various photographs, many diagram and figures for better understanding.The Topics dealt with various important and emerging diseases, production and reproduction of animals viz. characteristics of different breeds of swine, mastitis in lactating animals: an overview, clean and quality semen production, artificial insemination, a tool for next white revolution, field constrains and solutions, cryopreservation of semen of different species, tips for starting a goat farms.
The book also covers the topics such as common vaccination schedule of animals and birds,crimean-congo hemorrhagic fever (CCHF): an emerging tick-born Zoonosis, mineral nutrition and its impact on livestock production, arsenic toxicity and bio-remediation, nutritional management of transition cow, swine Influenza or swine-flu-a disease of paramount importance, enteric methane production by ruminants and its mitigation strategies and common parasitic diseases of ruminants and their control.
These topics in this book would be much useful to students, researchers, examiners, trainees and others directly or indirectly related to Animal Science. Finally, all can enrich their knowledge on the topics provided in the book and can clarify any doubts and concepts very easily and confidently.
Chief Editor : Dr. S.K. Saha, Senior Scientist, A N Division, IVRI, Izatnagar, Bareilly (U.P.); Editorial Board : Dr. D.K. Agarwal, Ex Head and Director, CAS in An Division, IVRI, Izatnagar, Bareilly (U.P.), Dr. K.K. Baruah, Ex Director NRC Yak, Dr. A.B. Mondal, Head, Avian Nutrition, CARI, Izatnagar, Bareilly (U.P.); Dr. M.A. Akbar, Prof. & Head, HAU, Hisar, Haryana, Dr. A.K. Tyagi, Principal Scientist, DCN, NDRI, Karnal, Haryana, Dr. S. Nandi, Principal Scientist, CADRAD, IVRI, Bareilly (U.P.) Dr. Narayan Dutta, Sr. Scientist, AN Division, IVRI, Izatnagar, Bareilly (U.P.), Dr. Asit Das, Senior Scientist, Wild Life, IVRI, Izatnagar, Bareilly (U.P.), Dr. Shymal Mondal, Senior Scientist, LPM, IVRI, Izatnagar, Bareilly (U.P.), Dr. N. Srivastava, Technical Officer, IVRI, Bareilly (U.P.)